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Chapter 1



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

The cost of assisted living facilities is generally:
a.
more than that of a nursing home
b.
the same as that of a hospital stay
c.
less than that of a nursing home
d.
the same as that at nursing home
 

 2. 

A terminally ill insured needing assistance bathing, dressing and eating would most likely rely on:
a.
custodial care
b.
home health care
c.
respite care
d.
hospice care
 

 3. 

An insured needs assistance with bathing and dressing, as well as help with light housework and laundry, but is not in need of round-the-clock assistance.  What level of care does this insured need?
a.
supervisory
b.
acute
c.
custodial
d.
personal
 

 4. 

Joann has been caring for her aged parents and has become exhausted.  Her physician recommends that she take a break from caregiving. What type of care is most appropriate?
a.
respite care
b.
personal care
c.
assisted living facilities
d.
custodial care
 

 5. 

Which of the following is NOT an ADL?
a.
continance
b.
bathing
c.
transference
d.
taking medication
 

 6. 

Assisted living factilities provide all of the following EXCEPT:
a.
personal care
b.
help with medication
c.
meal preparation
d.
on-staff physical therapist
 

 7. 

Which two ADLS are the most likely to be lost first?
a.
transferrance and eating
b.
bathing and dressing
c.
toileting and eating
d.
toileting and continance
 

 8. 

Which of the following properly lists levels of care from most to least intensive?
a.
acute, supervisory, skilled, personal
b.
personal, supervisory, skilled, acute
c.
skilled, acute, personal, supervisory
d.
supervisory, acute, skilled , personal
 

 9. 

Which of the following is an example of community based care?
a.
assisted living residences
b.
respite care
c.
home health care
d.
adult day care
 

 10. 

Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs):
a.
provide personal and skilled in-home care
b.
offer a wide range of home-care services at one fixed rate
c.
tie fees to the level of services provided
d.
are another name for assisted living facilities
 



 
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