COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING

1.The increasing number of people who must learn to live with chronic illness in the community implies the need for the PHN to plan and implement a program on: a. communicable disease control b. health education c. child survival d. environmental education 2. In order to improve the health of a community, the PHN needs to develop their skill on: 1. informational gathering 2. social communication 3. environmental improvement 4. management a. 1 and 2 b. 1,2,3, and 4 c. 2 and 3 d. 3 and 4 3. Illness prevention activities are directed toward helping the client and family reduce: 1. morbidity 2. mortality 3. risk factors a. 1 and 2 b. 3 only c. 1 only d. 2 only 4. You followed-up Mrs. Luy, G5P4. Her eldest son is underweight and her youngest daughter looks thin and pale. Mrs. Luy's present pregnancy would mean another additional member of the family. This can be considered as: a. health deficit b. health deficit and health threat c. health threat d. foreseeable crisis 5. Tertiary prevention would best be described as:

a. recovery from physical limitation and psychological regression b. health teaching and immunization c. rehabilitation of alcoholic and drug dependent d. preventing disability and maximum use of remaining capacity 6. In order to facilitate the planning and implementation of an income-generating project in a barangay, the Public Health Nurse can do the following except: a. form working groups or committees b. enlist the help of technical professionals training and guiding the people c. form a core group to coordinate the various project d. give the people all the freedom to do what they want 7. In formulating an objective of a community care plan, she expected results and people taking part in the activities should be clearly defined. This refers to an objective which is; a. time bounded b. specific c. resource oriented d. measurable 8. As a supervisor you plan to conduct a seminar in response to the midwife's training need for skills in community diagnosis. Which is an appropriate method to use to enable midwives to apply knowledge they will gain the actual practice? a. lecture b. problem solving c. group discussion d. nominal group technique 9. You were requested to visit a child fever. Upon assessment, you found out that the child is suffering from acute respiratory infection. What nursing intervention(s) would be appropriate in this case? a. relieve the child's sore throat and cough with safe remedies b. all of these c. advise the mother to watch the signs of pneumonia d.feed the child to avoid weight loss 10. Environmental sanitation is the primary problem in community. Y, as a stranger of the health unit, one of the major strategies in your plan is the improvement of the environmental health conditions of the community. So you first intend to create public awareness and support. To indicate this, which of the following would you do:

1. meet with youth officials and parents group leaders 2. meet with your religious and educational leaders 3. request mayors to create task force help implement your project 4. tip local announcers to disseminate the what and why of your project a. 1 and 4 only b. 3 only c. 1,2,3, and 4 d. 1 and 3 only

11. Building a healthy community are based on the following basic principles except: a. concreteness and reasoning to understand and solve problems b. human beings do not functions independently but as group c. target of change is not individual, nor family but community d. environmental factors are more basic than institutional factors 12. In planning for the nursing care of the sick person in the home the major point that the nurse must keep in mind is: a. who will be responsible for the patient during the nurse's absence from the home b. economic level of the family c. the availability of the nearest hospital d. whether or not the patient is under a private physician 13. Iwa, two years old was brought to the health center because of diarrhea for 4 days. Assessment revealed that Iwa has under-nutrition. Which of the following actions will you take? 1. advise the mother to give milk and juices between meals at home 2. give nutritious food available at home 3. refer to the hospital for proper management 4. provide mother with ORS solution and show her how to give the solution a. 2 and 4 b. 3 and 4 c. 1 and 2 d. all except number 3 14. Which of the following statements can be used to motivate a couple to practice family planning? a. family planning helps families improve their standard of living

1. Which of these is not correct? a. rehabilitation d. health promotion 18. community health survey 19. and 4 b. mass information campaign b. and 3 d. sense of personal security 3. devolution will enhance the quality of community life c. the barangay shall set criteria as who shall be given priority in the delivery of health care services d. all of the above 15. crisis intervention c. illness prevention b. 1. Which of the following statements is correct regarding community health nursing? . In evaluating your client level of wellness. which of the following indicators can you see? 1. family planning reduces/eliminates fear of unwanted pregnancies c. appropriate nutritional level 2. it is necessary that you conduct a: a. You are the new PHN in barangay Masinag. home visit c. family planning affords family members time to study or pursue occupational interests d. The following statements pertain to the devolution as mandate by the local government code. In order to get a picture of the health and social status of the community. 2. 2 and 4 16. the DOH shall transfer regulatory function of inspecting food establishments to local government units 17.b. 2. acceptance of oneself and one's limitation 4. community assembly d. people can participate in policy making relative to health care delivery b. Which of the following is designed to help clients reduce risk to illness and maintain maximum level of function a. maladaptations to one's environment a. 2 and 3 c.

1. influence the family to act on what you think is best for the situation a. Being the immediate supervisor of the Rural Health Midwives. environment b. discuss the consequences of each course of action available 4. health status 22. perform needs assessment b. evaluation of the health status of individuals and families should be done in consultation with them b. identify myths and misconceptions prevailing in the community of their sources 21. 1 and 4 d. provision of PHN care is not in any way affected by policies of the agency where the nurse works d. 2 and 3 b. list supervisory activities c. 4 only c. identifying the training needs d. educational attainment c. health benefits and practices d. select an approach to be used in correcting myths and misconception c. In combating myths and misconceptions about family planning in the community. The midwife refers you to a family who fails to take action during a sick member of the family despite her suggestions. formulate objectives for supervision . identify the influential leaders of the community b. which should the nurse consider as the most important factor in planning the said care? a. decide as to who will be involved in the conference d. the PHN who work with communication for 6 can solely determine the needs of the community c. identify the courses of action open to family and the resources needed for each 3. In helping the family decide on what actions to take. the PHN prepares a supervisory plan. professional growth and development of the PHN is the responsibility of DOH 20. Which of the following would be the PHN's activity? a. explain the consequences of inaction 2.a. To individualize care for a client and ensure him maximum participation in that care. 2. and 3 23. you will: 1. the first thing that you should do as health educator is to: a.

factors influencing occurrence and distribution of diseases. Being a community Health Nurse. 1 and 2 c. eats very small nutritious meals a day rather than 3 large meals 3. you are change agent.000 The 2002 maternal mortality rate of municipality X a. 8/1000 live births 26. prefers to feed themselves 2. motivator 4. Which of the following phare/s characterize/s the 2 to 3 year old children? 1. information provider 2. can use toothbrush properly a. 1. of live birth .2. 2 and 4 25. 15/1000 live births b. Epidemiology is directly concerned with which of the following? a.3 and 4 c. As of 2oo2. information seeker 3. Which of the following roles must you play to be able to succeed as a change agent? 1. vital health statistics . the following data were obtained from municipality X No. can speak in longer sentences 4.25. of maternal deaths . 12. 1 and 4 d. all except 2 27.24. 2 and 3 b. 6/1000 live births d.10 No. disability of death of groups of individuals b. leader a. of infant deaths . 1 and 3 only b.6 Total population . defects. 1 and 4 only d.750 No.5/1000 live births c.

education 31. intertwined and interactive. A key component of primary prevention strategies is: a. aggressive interventions b. health service must be developed to the local governments. Under the local government code. An example of secondary prevention strategy would be: a screening of breast cancer in women who have no symptoms b. provincial health office 29. a person is either well or not. Integrative models of human health see health factors as: a. based on her or his health practices in the past. derived solely from physical phenomena b. barangay health councils c. generally being attributable to psychosocial problems in individuals d. using acupuncture and therapeutic touch to cure disease instead of traditional medical therapies d. This means that local health agencies such as health centers/rural health centers must be under the: a. with multiple components such as physical. educating teenagers about using condoms to prevent of STD d. predicting that a person will most likely continue good health practices. and the emphasis is on continuously and aggressively treating people who are ill b. environmental sanitation d. psychological. effective only when combined and integrated with alternative therapies 33. detection c. An example of he continuum health model of health and wellness would be: a. cancer patients c. district health office d. Healthy people project is designed: . and social c. none of the above 30. using pain control medications for termina. culture d. treatment of a communicable 28. such as getting flue shots c. municipal government office b. none of the above 32.c.

mental health. Which of the following behaviors are influenced by cultural expectations? a. getting the right kind of food. make sure the community health nurse is in charge of health programs 38. and environmental issues d. avoiding crowds during flu season 36. substabnce use. The health behavior choices that are essential to promoting health and preventing diseases are: a. talking openly about the details of the illness b. An example of individual influences on health status would be: a. presence of toxic environmental conditions d. increase communities' control over their health and well-being d. lifestyle choices and community resources b. track health care trends so that the insurance liabilities can be anticipated. making sure that all prescription mediations are taken properly and at the right time d. show that social factors have little or no impact on individual and community health c. cigarette smoking b. ignore spiritual factors because they can confuse medical issues c. Health status is influenced by which of the following: a. availability of health technology such as diagnostic machines c. deciding whether to "feed a cold" or "starve a fever" c. all of the above 35. prevent people from exposure to germs b. taking herbal supplements to boost the immune system d. stopping smoking and taking vacations c. Health activities are designed to: a. and effectively handling stress b.a. a parent with adult-onset diabetes c. all of the above 37. physical stress. exposure to toxic substance in workplace d. especially for poor and urban populations b. adequate sleep. follow health indicators such as activity. show the access to health care in the United States is adequate for all populations 34. all of the above .

influencing health status of behavior and engaging in health population d. health protection c. primary prevention b. Which of the following is a contribution of community health nurses to the community's health? a. In which of the following settings would a community health nurse less likely to be involved? a. downstream thinking . neighborhood or community clinic or senior center b. physician's office with focus on individual client care c. A nurse activity designed to diagnose and treat a disease or condition in its earliest stages. risk management d. to sponsor prayer/support groups for people who are ill. A community health action that focuses on reducing frequency and severity of asthma in inner-city children by requiring a local incinerator to install particulate filters is an example of: a. none of the above 40. all of the above 42.39. and to grow a community health garden that sends vegetables to elderly shut-ins are engaged in what kind of activity? a. developing comprehensive systems of health care in a variety of settings d. A community that uses the resources of neighborhood church to provide a latchkey's children program. Community health nurses help influence the health communities through which of the following questions? a. disease prevention b. would be classified as: a. neighborhood planning board 41. secondary prevention c. coordinating access to integrated care of population c. legislative health behavior b. providing health education to vulnerable populations b. home-based care d. health balance 44. health education 43. recording health status of individuals in similar geographic region c. before it comes full-blown. tertiary prevention d.

gather data for the community b. form partnerships with people in the community c. health workers should not give examples of infant formula to pregnant women or mothers of infants 3. health workers should not accept any incentives from milk companies a.2. upstream thinking 45. and 4 d. maternal and child care . self-fulfillment 46. For which type of clients is the community health nurse primarily responsible? a. accept responsibility for people's action 47. 3 only c. families d. populations c. companies always acknowledge the superiority of breastmilk 4. 1. primary prevention d. individuals b.b. health promotion d. class E citizens 48. public gets correct information about breastmilk and breastfeeding 2.3. The following are classified as essential health services except: a. make decisions for the people in the community d. provision of eye glasses and dentures for the elderly b. As community health nurses engage in the process of community empowerment. all except 3 49. The milk code aims to make sure that: 1. health balance b. risk management c. it is essential that they: a. 1 and 2 only b. disease prevention c. A person with no known illness whose daily routine consists of walking and following a healthy diet would be best characterized as engaging which kind of activities? a.

These are listed in the order in which they are carried out as follow: a. the PHN facilitates the planning and implementation of program subjects in the community. proportionate mortality rate c. intervention. communication in exchange of ideas d. In providing comprehensive family health care. In the light of PHC approach these programs/projects should be characterized but the following except: a. developmental in nature 53. giving accurate information c. case fatality rate d. promote social and economic well-being of health workers 55. and evaluation c. The PHN needs to be adept in the following to be able to succeed in her health education program: a. planning. teaching-learning strategies b. the nurse utilizes four (4) basic processes. Mark. evaluation and assessment 51. Magna Carta of Public Health Workers aim to: a. incidence rate 52. As a community organization. planning. basic sanitation and prevention and control of locally endemic diseases d. intervention. intervention. develop skills and capabilities of health workers to deliver health projects/programs b. all of these 54. planning. managed by the community leaders/members b. assessment. all of these c. promotion of proper nutrition adequate supply of safe water and health education 50. managed by non-government organizations for the people to ensure success c. assessment. assessment. and evaluation b. planning. 9 months old is given oral rehydration solution because of diarrhea with some .c. Which of the following measures the frequency of occurrence of the phenomenon during a given period of time and which deals with only new cases? a. and evaluation d. prevalence rate b. compatible with available resources d. intervention. encourages those with proper qualifications to remain in government service d.

1. breastfeeding should be done as often as the baby want a. In your follow-up visit. stop ORS and give plain water or milk d. breastfeeding within 30 minutes after birth can stimulate breastmilk production 2. 2 and 3 only b. 3. diaphragm c. 1 and 4 only c. BCG vaccine is supplied in: 1. you observed that Mark's eye become puffy. 3. A family planning method which is not advisable for women with extreme irregular menstrual periods: a. reassess patient to determine how much ORS to give 56. establishing and maintaining good respiration b. vaginal contraceptives 58. minimum handling of the baby d. liquid form in a sealed glass ampule 3. and 4 only d. oral contraceptives b. Which of the statements about breastfeeding is/are correct? 1. regulation of body temperature 59. natural family planning d. 2. show mother how much solution to give c. breastmilk should be started 24 hours after delivery 3. Which of the following should premature infant care be at home? a. continue giving ORS but more slowly b. 1. You attended a home delivery with the Rural Health midwife. breastmilk given exclusively for the first 4 to 6 months of life helps avoid introduction of infection 4.dehydration. liquid form in vial a. and 4 57. Which one of the following would you do/advice Mark's mother a. The newborn is a premature. proper management of feeding c. freeze dried form in a sealed glass ampule 2. 2 only .

1. In order to be effective as an occupational health nurse you should be equipped with the knowledge and skills in which of the following: 1. 3. The infant rate is the number of children? a. 2. dying for every thousand of the population b. data given is insufficient 62. while Barangay C had 20 cases. there were 15 cases of Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) in Barangay B. There were two deaths. In 1996. 3 and 4 only c. 1. dying from 0-5 year old in every thousand population c. during before 1 year old in every thousand children born alive that year . higher in barangay B than in barangay C d. not comparable in Barangay B and C c. 1 only d. 28% d. 2 and 3 60. dying in the first 4 weeks in every thousand children born alive that year d. higher in barangay C than in barangay B b. 1996. public health science 2. 3 only c. 61. 4 Situation: Health statistics will provide the nurse vital information which she can use for good decision-making in relation to which specific health promotion/prevention activities will be needed by which group of people in the community. interviewing and counseling 4. there were 8 cases of Tetanus neonatorum in San Lazaro Hospital. 25% 63. What is the case fatality ratio of this disease? a. A total number of children who have ARI is: a. research process 3. From January 1 to 15. oral and written communication a. 1 and 2 only b. 30% c.b. 20% b. 3 and 4 d.

this involves prevention. Which of the following measures of the proportion of population which exhibits a particular disease at a particular time and deals in both new and old cases: a. social environmental conditions 69. neonatal death rate c. curative care of workers/employees b. The following statement describes specifically occupational health nursing a. maternal mortality b. birth and death rates c. education and counseling 67. The nurse understands that the primary goal of the occupational health program is : a. immediate diagnosis of illness prevailing in work field c. case fatality rate c. proportionate morbidity rate b. all of these c. the application of nursing principles in conserving the health of workers in all occupation d. fetal death rate d. The occupational health nursing is concerned of the following except: a. 66. planning of administering health services 68. infant mortality rate Situation: The Occupational Health Nurse is aware of the basic concept of occupational health nursing and is responsible in preparing and implementing the occupational health program. the nurse will need which of the following data: . this requires special skills in the field of health. appropriate and effective ways of promoting health d. educating workers about health b. childbirth and puerperium: a. incidence ratio d. recognition and treatment of injury and illness b. Which of the following measures that risk of dying from causes related to pregnancy.64. In order to establish priorities in planning and implementing the occupational health program. prevalence ratio 65. disease trends d.

Which of the following statement about CHN is wrong . use of epidemiologic approach is an essential par of the nurse practice c. people become involved in determining health care policy c. the nurse must be aware of biological hazards which are harmful to workers and their families such as: a. disease trends d. toxic metals.a. birth and death rates c. people learn self-care b. The emphasis of community health nursing is on: a. When the Public Health Nurse assess needs and plan health interventions for a group of people in coordination with other health professionals. treatment of health problems b. she leads a support group for obese adolescents b. In the provision of preventing care to workers. birth and death rates and social environmental conditions b. social environmental conditions 70. she is in a clinic instructing a couple about newborn care d. illness end of the wellness-illness continuum 74. A public health nurse can say that she is beginning to achieve her goal of more optimal health for her community when: a. noise c. identification and assessment of health problems d. fungi and insects b. preventing problems and promoting optimum health c. A nurse is practicing community health nursing when a. CHN involves interdisciplinary collaboration b. all these indicators are present d. bacteria. stress Situation: The following are questions that relates to Community Health Nursing 71. people assumes responsibility for their own health 73. she is performing any of these activities 72. she visits an old women in her condominium to change her postsurgical dressing c. CHN is oriented to populations d. disease trends. CHN promotes client's participation in determining their own health 75. she is demonstrating which of the following features of community health nursing: a. poisonous gas fumes and dust d.

4 77. 3 and 4 c.2. promoting clients autonomy is a responsibility of public nursing d. hospitals and private clinics 76. CHN emphasizes health c. decision-maker in the practice of family planning methods b. family planning is geared towards individual and family welfare d. it is the responsibility of every parent to determine whether to have children when or how many c. In the implementation of the national family planning program. women who have least 4 deliveries 78. proper spacing of pregnancies 2. women suffering from certain medical conditions that contradict pregnancy c. all these groups d. you provide community health nursing to the family. family planning is services should be made available to those who need them b. CHN make it unique contribution to health care not by the natures of its practice but where it is practiced Situation: Family planning is one of the health care services provided by nurse in the health centers.3. dictator Situation: Being the public health nurse. 1 and 4 d. the ultimate goal of family planning is to prevent pregnancies 79. The Philippine Family Program seeks to improve and maintain the following life-saving measures. fewer pregnancies 4. facilitator d. the government assumes the role of a: a. 1. 1 and 3 b. . give special concern to mothers with lingering maternal illness a.a. CHN synthesizes public health with nursing b. regulator c. The major target of the Philippine Family Program are women belonging to the high risk group which is or are the following: a. Which of the following statements is not correct regarding family planning: a. proper timing of pregnancies 3. 1. Women under 20 or over 35 years old b.

poor environmental sanitation. goal setting b. The family presents several problems. The following is an important basis in preparing the family health care plan: a. evaluation and statement of the problem c. Their educational levels are low. cooperation and support of the family c. actual observation of the family situation d. objectives. intervention and evaluation b. evaluation. expected consequence of the problem b.81. objective. statement of the problem. involvement of the members of the family in the problem d. objectives. evaluation 82. intervention and evaluation Situation: In the municipality where you are assigned. Which of the following criteria is considered in determining the priority health problem: a. all these sources of information 83. statement of the problems. objectives and interventions d. needs and problems gathered and recognized by the nurse herself b. needs and problems as seen and accepted by the family d. intervention. modifiability of the problem 84. family folder c. assessment d. and poor nutrition. the people have poor hygiene practices. needs as expected by the midwife assigned in the area where the family resides 85. The family health care plan includes the following listed in sequence a. In this municipality. statement of the problems. interview results with members of the family b. family health care plan formulation c. The sources of information about the family is or are the following: a. data gathered from the health center c. The nurse performs the following to determine the family nursing problems/needs a. Infant mortality rate (IMR) is low compared to the national IMR 86. the nursing health care plan should be focused on: .

review of the health statistics 88. measles 89. Which of the following is a well-stated objective: a. overcrowding and its effect 90. all these services c. You assisted the midwife in formulating the objectives of the plan of care for Barangay Mabulaklak. influenza b. handwashing before preparing food c. parasitism d. in this municipality has poor hygienic practices and poor environmental condition. interview of midwives b. The delivery of basic health services was developed to the local government units. attitudes and practices of the people d. proper selection and preparation of food b.a. RA 7035 a. The legal basis for this is embodied in: a. review records and reports c. These are contributing factors to which of the following disease conditions: a. curative services 87. to conduct health teachings on proper nutrition d. EO 119 c. cutting children's fingernails short d. rehabilitative services b. Which of the following topics for discussion will be given least priority? a. which of the following is the best methods to use: a. RA 7160 . to reduce the number of underweight children by 10% 91. health promotion and disease prevention d. hepatitis B c. to reduce the number of children with ascariasis by the end of two years b. For Barangay Mabulaklak. to protect the water sources from pollution c. study knowledge. you therefore intend to conduct health education sessions for a group of mothers. For Barangay Mabulaklak. In order to determine what specific health teaching should be appropriate for the people of this municipality.

Local health boards were established at the provincial. the chairman of the board is the: a. LGU's c. city.d. In the preparation of your health education plan. Which of these is incorrect: a. Under the present system. identify the subjects for health teaching c. the first thing to do is: a. Certain health policies/strategies serve as guidelines in the delivery of services. municipal mayor d. all these units/organizations are managing family planning program d. operation and maintenance of health facilities b. public health nurse c. other government organizations 96. non-government organization b. At the municipal level. With the present system. chairman of the committee on health 93. implementation of health programs/projects d. specify your goals and objectives d. public sectors is encouraged to work separately from the private sector for effective utilization of resources d. voluntary blood donation shall be promoted through organization of walking blood banks in rural c. PD 999 92. rural health physician b. all of these activities c. growth monitoring chart is a tool recommended for the assessment and recording of the child's health condition b. family planning program at the municipal barangay levels are managed by: a. delivery of health services 95. and municipal levels. traditional birth attendants are trained and allowed to provide prenatal care to mothers 94. assess community needs for health education b. identify who will provide support and type of support to be provided . the local government unit shall be responsible for which of the following: a.

listen to people's problems and then decide approach for meeting their needs b. The earliest school of nursing in the country is the: a) Ilo-Ilo Mission Hospital School of Nursing b) St. direct the people's effort to implement community-based projects d. arrange for the practice of the procedure c. Tomas College of Nursing d) Manila Central University 103. Paul's Hospital School of Nursing c) University of Sto. the minimum requirement that should be met is: a) BSN b) BSN. The organization of nurses employed in the DOH is the: a) Philippine Nurses Association b) National League of Nurses c) Catholic Nurses Guild of the Philippines d) MCNAP 104. a clinical instructress. begins her lecture in CHN with the history of nursing in the Philippines. describe the procedure d. what is the best thing to do: a. This nurse is no other than: a) Ms.97. Carmen del Rosario b) Mrs. RN . The first Filipino nurse supervisor that worked in the Bureau of Health was appointed to office in 1919. select the best strategy for health action for the people to implement c. Anastacio Giron-Tupas 102. Annie Sand d) Mrs. 101. do all these steps b. You are an effective educator if you can: a. just tell your clients what to do for their problems/needs 98. demonstrate the procedure Situation: Mrs. In teaching a responsible member of the family to perform a certain procedure of the patient. Genara de Guzman c) Mrs. To be able to work as a public health nurse. The following are the important points that she discussed with her students. Amy Madril.

1 year experience d) BSN. and SDP to nursing and midwifery staff of province b) assesses training needs and plans for staff development program for nursing and midwifery staff c) participates in planning. experience c) Master's in public health at least 5 yrs experience in public health 108. RN b) at least 3 yrs. Fuentes. 25 years old. RN . In terms of CHN practice. A nurse working in the community assumes different roles.c) BSN. participates in community development activities v. The following are requirements and qualifications of regional nurse supervisor 1) BSN. develops family's capability to take care of a sick member iii. RN. a nurse who has been with the DOH for more than twelve years already. she does which of the following functions? i. consolidates. RN. The following are the qualifications of Nurse Supervisor at the provincial level except: a) BSN. 1 year experience 105. developing and evaluating OJT for nurses and midwives conducted by the department d) collects. the nurse in the community is trained as: a) nurse-midwife b) practice nursing c) generalist in nursing d) midwife Situation: Mrs. When the nurse acts as a community organizer. guidelines. families and community iv. identifies needs. motivate and enhance community participation when planning and implementing health programs and services ii. was promoted as a Nurse Supervisor. priorities and problems of individuals. 107. The following are functions of the Provincial Nurse Supervisor except: a) interprets policies. coordinates with government and nongovernment organization in the implementation of research and studies 106. analyzes and interprets health record and reports and makes recommendation as needed 109.

3 d) 1. In terms of CHN practice. a position responsible for the following tasks: 1) assesses needs for community health services as part of total health program 2) evaluates the quality and efectivity of nursing services in relation to the total health program 3) coordinates community health services with other health and socio-economic progress 4) supervises. Mrs.2. Fuentes correctly answers that the following are qualifications of chief nurse in city health departments and health offices: 1) master's degree in public health major in community health nursing administration 2) doctorate degree in public health 3) 3 years in supervisor position 4) 2 yrs. Mrs.4 110.2.2.2.3 d) 4 only 112. Chief Nurse position a) 1 & 3 b) 2 & 4 c) 1.3.2.3 d) 1. in the Asst. coordinates and evaluate the performance of the District Nurse Supervisors and assists them in the evaluation of Community Health Nurses a) 1 & 3 b) 2 & 4 c) 1. A colleague who is interested in the position of a chief nurse in a city health office asked Mrs.3. the nurse in the community is trained as: a) nurse-midwife b) generalist in nursing c) practice nursing d) midwife . Fuentes told her colleague that she is qualified to take the position of Assistant Chief Nurse.2) with at least 5 years experience in CHN 3) with MAN major in CHN 4) with 2 years experience in supervisory position a) 1 & 2 b) 2 & 4 c) 1. Considering her qualifications.4 111. Fuentes about the qualifications she must meet.

what is your primary function or responsibility? a) health promotion b) health restoration c) prevention of illness d) prevention of complication 116.113. groups. As a public health nurse. Which one below should the CHN utilize to reach more people in the community for health promotion? a) home visit fo the control b) radio announcement c) announcement in public market d) community assembles like mother class 114. the ultimate goal of the community health services being provided by the government is to: a) help communities cope up with health threats and discontinue of life b) promote reciprocally supportive relationship between people and environment c) increase level of awareness for the level of wellness d) raise the level of health of the citizenry 118. the primary focus of the community health nursing is: a) health promotion b) health education c) delivery of basic nursing services d) maternal and child services . she performs: a) role modeling b) change agent role c) health monitoring role d) counselor 115. When the PHN conducts pre-marriage counseling or responsibility. families. and communities b) In CHN. the family is the unit of the service c) health teaching is part and parcel of the responsibility of the community health nurse d) the community health nurse works alone even as she is a member of the health team 117. Which of the following principles of CHN is inaccurate? a) CHN is based on recognized needs of individuals.

through their full participation and at a cost that the community and country can afford at every stage of development. The key strategy to obtain the mission of PHC is: a) partnership with people b) organizations of communities arising from their expressed needs c) development of inter-sectioned linkages d) mobilization of people 124.Situation: Primary Health Care (PHC) is defined by the WHO as essential health care made universally accessible to individuals and families in the community by means acceptable to them. What is this place? a) alma ata b) Russia c) Vienna d) Geneva 120. The WHO held a meeting in this place where primary health care was discussed. 773 d) PD 996 123. Health problems beyond the capacity of PHC units are referred to the RHU. Steven is identified at what level of primary health care worker? . The primary components of the PHC include: a) immunization and Control Communicable Diseases b) health education c) environmental sanitation d) all of the above 122. 119. The RHU team consist of all except: a) physician b) nurse c) midwife d) city engineers 121. The legal basis for the PHC is the: a) LOI 949 b) RA 7164 c) PD No. Steven is a trained community worker in the community.

Which of the following is the mission of PHC? a) health for all Filipinos and health in the hands of the people by year 2020 b) strengthening the health care system by increasing opportunities wherein people will manage their own health care c) partnership and empowerment of the people d) community based 129. 125.a) intermediate level health care b) BHW's c) trained hilot d) volunteer Situation: A strategy of the DOH to achieve health goals is increasing investments for primary health care. It is defined by WHO as essential health care made universally accessible to individuals and families in the community by means acceptable to them: . There are 4 cornerstones/pillars in PHC. The legal basis of PHC is: a) LOI 949 b) RA 7305 c) EO 51 d) RA 3573 128. The following are elements of PHC except: a) environmental sanitation b) control of CD c) FHSIS d) provision of essential drugs 127. Of the following which is not included? a) active community participation b) intra and intersectoral linkages c) use of appropriate technology d) government funds 126.

The vision of DOH is: a) health for all Filipinos b) health for all Filipinos in the year 2004 c) health in the hands of the people d) health care that is globally competitive 132. 130. health is? a) a state of complete. Which of the following factors refers to safety. . mental and social well being not merely the absence of disease b) a science and art of preventing disease and prolonging life c) a science dedicated to the common attainment of the highest level of physical. Eco-system influences an optimum level of functioning (OLOF). The following are mission of the DOH except? a) ensure accessibility b) quality of health care c) health of all Filipinos d) quality of life of all Filipinos 131. mental and social well being d) a learned process of well being with the ultimate goal of wellness. According to the WHO. There are several factors in the eco-system which affect this level of functioning. physical. as individual and in collaboration with others Situation: The WHO expert committee of nursing defines public health nursing as a special field of nursing that combines the special skills of nursing. families. oppression. public health and some phases of social assistant and functions as part of the total health program for the promotion of health. and communities. people and employment? a) behavior b) heredity c) political d) health care delivery system 133.a) PHC b) primary health service c) UNICEF d) ANSAP Situation: The modern concept of health refers to optimum level of functioning of individual. groups.

. 39) c . 15......] d ... 45) c 46) b ......] b ... 28) a . 48) c ..... As an occupational health nurse in the industry........] d .. you are primarily responsible to: a) institute health precautionary measure preventing accidents (helmets.23........ 20. 44) d ... 34) d .13..9.] b .] d . 134.... ............improvement of conditions in the social and physical environment....32) b ..] a 16. to whom should cases be preferred to: a) rural physician b) city health office c) midwife d) district hospital 135. gloves...] d . 42) b ... 27) a ...14...50) a .....19.3..........] d .] c ...... mask) b) assess each employee for possible respiratory infections c) follow-up existing medical problems an appropriate medical referral d) health education and awareness dissemination regarding communicable disease ANSWERS: 1. 40) b 41) d .] a ...... 30) d 31) a ..12. 38) d ... 49) a ......] a ..33)c .. 25) d 26) b ...8.......] a ...2.24.] d ........] d .] d 21....] c .43) d .....37) c ....] .4......] c .. 47) a ....] c . rehabilitation of illness and disability.........] d ....] c 11.22. 35) a 36) d ........17....5.....7...] d .......] a ..... In case of complication to improper use of technology...10... 29 ) a ..] d 6.18.

.. .............53) d . 79) c 81) c . 60) d 61) a ............. 1947..55) c 56) c .... 63) d .. one must be a holder of a degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a registered nurse in the Philippines........Mrs.... 88) c .. 77) c .. 97) c ..51) d . 54) b ...... 73) b .62) d .. 90) a 91) c . 78) d .... 68) d . 87) c . 75) d 76) d ....52) b ....... 59) c . Anastacia Giron-Tupas was the first Filipino nurse to hold the position of Chief Nurse Superintendent....70) a 71) b .. Mrs.. MCNAP is an association of nurses involved in the practice of maternal and child health nursing...... 85) d 86) c . Tomas College of Nursing was the first College of Nursing in the country....... was the first nursing school in the country. 95) b 96) a . 104) B ...Philippine Nurses Association is the organization of Filipino nurses accredited by the PRC. Catholic Nurses Guild of the Philippines is an association of Catholic Nurses. Mrs... 102) A .....to be able to work as a Public Health (Nurse II and II). 93) c ..69) a ..58) a . 84) c ....... founded in 1906... 94) b ... 89) d ...65) a 66) c ... Annie Sand was the founder and the president of the National League of Nurses.... Genara de Guzman was the first Chief of the Division of Nursing when the government offices were reorganized in October 7....57) c .Ilo-Ilo Mission Hospital School of Nursing..64) d . 98) d 101) A .......72) c .... 92) c .. ...... 82) d ..... 67) b ..... 83) d ..... University of Sto...... 103) B.. 74) a .

workshops.the nurse is a provider of nursing care when she develops the capability of the family to take care of a sick member. 107) B . The nurse works as a researcher when she coordinates with government and nongovernment organization in the implementation of research and studies.Other functions of a Nurse Supervisor at provincial and city level are: assesses needs for Community Health Nursing Services at the provincial/city level • • • • • • • • • • • participates in the formulation of the provincial/city health plan with the medical. The nurse assumes the role of a planner or programmer when she identifies needs. conferences and updates on nursing and related fields . families and community. participates in studies and researches on nursing and related fields attends meetings. 106) C .community health nurses are generalist as they provide a wide range of nursing responsibilities to different types of patients. technical and administrative staff develops nursing components of the provincial/city health plan organizes and directs implementation of Community Health Nursing services and other health program supervises monitors and evaluates implementation of health programs/projects conducts training for nursing and midwifery staff and participates in the training and evaluation of other health workers of the province/city establishes linkages with government and nongovernment organizations for effective health care delivery in Rural Health Units (RHUs) Health Centers supervises Public Health Nurses and one or more Midwife Supervisors at the Provincial Office/City Domiciliary Obstetrical Service (DOS) participates in the recruitment and selection of new nursing and midwifery staff coordinates with provincial/city health officer and staff as well as the representatives of health and other health related agencies (GOs and NGOs) conducts. seminars. priorities and problems of individuals.105) C.the qualifications of a Nurse Supervisor at provincial or city level are: BSN RN master's degree in nursing or public health five years experience as public health nurse 108) C.

Letter C is a function of a Nurse Instructor II 109) D.the qualifications of Assistant Chief Nurse are: • • • • • BSN RN Master's Degree in Nursing Major in Community Health Nursing or Master's Degree in Public Health Nursing Administration five years experience in community health nursing. organizing and directing the implementation of Community Health nursing Services Participates in the recruitment and selection of nursing personnel and in the orientation of new community health nurses analyzes potentials of Nurse Supervisors for professional growth and recommends deserving nurses for study grants participates in the planning and conduct of staff development programs for nurses works with professional organizations and other socio-civic groups (GOs and NGOs) to improve nursing services acts as resource person in seminars and meetings on nursing. 3 years of which have either been in supervisory position or Assistant Chief Nurse position with demonstrated leadership ability 111) A. 2 years of which have been in supervisory position with demonstrated leadership ability Other Functions of Assistant Chief Nurse • • • • • • • • participates with the Chief Nurse in the assessment of nursing needs participates in planning.the qualifications of Chief Nurse in a city health departments and health offices: • • • • • BSN RN Master's Degree in Nursing Major in Community Health Nursing or Master's Degree in Public Health Major in Community Health Nursing Administration five years experience in community health nursing. community development and related matters participates/conducts studies/researches in the community/health nursing to improve service .the qualifications of a Regional Nurse Supervisor are: • • • • BSN RN five years experience in community health nursing with 2 years in supervisory position Master's degree in public or Master of Arts in Nursing major in Community Health Nursing Administration and Supervision 110) A.

the core strategy of PHC is partnership with the people and empowerment of the people which means that the people are not merely recipients of health care services. 124) B. 119) A . D.• • performs the functions of the Chief Nurse in his or her absence attends meetings. 1979 legalized the implementation of Primary Health Care in the Philippines. workshops on nursing and related 112) B.The Two Levels of Primary Health Care in the Community are: .letter of instruction 949 signed into law by President Ferdinand Marcos on October 19. PHC aims to develop self-reliant people who participate fully and actively in achieving an acceptable level of health and well being.the primary focus of community health nursing is on health promotion. 1978. at home.Community health nurses are generalist as they provide a wide range of nursing responsibilities to different types of patients. seminars.radio announcement will reach a wider range of coverage reaching people at work.the elements or components of PHC include: • • • • • • • • • environmental sanitation control of communicable diseases immunization health education maternal and child health and family planning adequate food and proper nutrition provision of medical care and emergency treatment treatment of locally endemic diseases provision of essential drugs 122) A. 120) D 121.the first international conference of PHC was held in Alma Ata. 123) A. USSR on September 6-12. 113) B. at school and public places 114) D 115) A 116) D 117) D 118) A. It was sponsored by the World Health Organization.

1979.WHO defines by PHC as "essential health care made universally accessible to individuals and families in the community by means acceptable to them through their full participation and at a cost that the community and country can afford at every stage of development. health auxiliary volunteer.the cornerstones/pillars of PHC are: • • • • active community participation intra and intersectoral linkages use of appropriate technology support mechanism made available 126) C. traditional birth attendants (TBAs) and trained healers Intermediate Level Health Workers who are the professional health workers such as the general medical practitioners. Ferdinand Marcos on October 19. 1978 and sponsored by WHO and UNICEF. 129) B. a year after the first International Conference of PHC in Alma Ata in USSR held on September 6-12. 128) B.LOI 949 was signed into law by Pres. rural sanitary inspector and midwife.the goal of PHC is Health for all Filipinos and Health in the Hands of the People by year 2020." .the elements or components ofPHC are the: • • • • • • • • environmental sanitation locally endemic diseases treatment health education maternal and child health and family planning essential drugs made available proper nutrition and adequate food emergency treatment and provision of medical care immunization FHSIS is the recording and reporting system used by the DOH 127) A. public health nurse. The PHC team consists of: • • • • • • • physician nurses midwives nurse auxiliaries locally trained community health workers traditional birth attendants healers 125) D.• • Village or Barangay Health Workers who are the trained community health workers.

Heredity factors include genetic endowment that can cause inborn defects.according to the WHO. water.130) C. noise. urban or rural setting Socio-economic factors include employment. health is a state of complete physical.behavioral factors include culture. preventive. habits. waste. risks. curative and rehabilitative activities/services Environment factors include air. mask) . especially the poor. food.the mission of the DOH is "Ensure accessibility and quality of health care to improve the quality of life of all Filipinos. mental and social well being not merely the absence of disease 134) A. pollution. morals and ethnic customs. familial and racial tendencies Health care delivery system refers to promotive. gloves. education and housing 133) A." 131) A 132) C. strengths.the primary responsibility of the OHN is to institute health precautionary measure preventing accidents (helmets. radiation.cases which involve improper use of technology should be referred to the rural physician 135) A.

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