92018May 0 2018 Blood Glucose Monitoring By Alissa Harris / CommentsOff Take the 2018 Blood Glucose Monitoring Test. You must score 80%. The test may be taken as many times as needed to reach this score. Once you have completed the competency test, you must successfully run a LOW and HIGH control. You will attest that this was completed at the end of the test. Click the Next button to start the test. When should control testing be performed? Daily when in use Whenever the meter is dropped or damaged After a battery change Anytime the meter or cuvette performance needs to be evaluated All of the aboveWhen do the controls expire once opened? According to the expiration date printed on the box or vial 30 days after opening 60 days after opening 90 days after openingUnopened controls need to be stored refrigerated between 35 and 46°F. True FalseWhich finger(s) should be used for testing? Thumb or index finger Index finger or middle finger Middle finger or ring finger Ring finger or pinkie fingerHow many drops of blood should be wiped away before testing? 0 1 2 Doesn't matterIf the cuvette isn't filled in one continuous process, it can be refilled with the same drop of blood. True FalseExcess blood should be wiped away from the outer surface of the cuvette with gauze before placing it into the holder. True FalseMeasurement must be started within _______ seconds once the cuvette is filled. 20 40 80 120What is the reportable range that will display on the analyzer? 0-444 mg/dL 30-444 mg/dL 0-500 mg/dL 30-500 mg/dLThe exterior surface of the analyzer doesn't need to be disinfected between patients. It only needs to be disinfected at the end of the day. True FalseThe cuvette holder should be cleaned each day of use with alcohol (20-70%). True FalseIf the cuvettes are left at room temperature, they must be used or discarded after _____ days? 1 2 3 4It is recommended to use venous or arterial blood to obtain a glucose level for a patient with severe hypotension and peripheral circulatory failure. True FalseI attest that I have successfully run a LOW and HIGH control. Yes NoBe sure to click Submit Quiz to send your results. A submission email will be sent to the designated OISC Administrator. If you would like a certificate of completion, let Alissa know and one can be printed for you. Time is Up!