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Covid-19 With Older Adults: An Update

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1.  Which of the following statements is TRUE?
  1. COVID-19 and coronavirus are the same thing
  2. COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2 and coronavirus are the same things
  3. SARS-CoV-2 causes the disease COVID-19
  4. COVID-19 causes the coronavirus
2.  What is one way to work with patients to enhance their infection prevention strategies in treatment?
  1. Provide thorough hand washing training
  2. Tell patients that masks are not important
  3. Teach patients to remove their mask by pulling it off their face first
  4. Tell the patients to wear gloves
3.  What is one way to reduce the frustration of a patient that is hard of hearing with understanding conversation through a mask?
  1. Take the mask off
  2. Tell the client they need their hearing checked
  3. Use a mask with a clear screen and reduce background noise
  4. None of the above
4.  Why is it important to educate patients on the importance of good hydration if they have compromised lung capacity?
  1. Proper hydration maintains proper blood volume and healthy mucous membranes in the respiratory system, which can help people better resist infection and tissue damage.
  2. Proper hydration improves cardiovascular function which supports the lungs.
  3. This is a standard recommendation OT’s should provide for most patients.
  4. None of the above
5.  If a hearing healthcare provider works in memory care or with patients with dementia, what could they do to help patients there?
  1. Post signs explaining why people are wearing masks
  2. Provide contextual cues to help with time orientation
  3. Train staff on how to reduce dementia related behaviors
  4. All of the above

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