1. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, members of which cause many potentially severe illnesses including SARS, MERS and most recently COVID-19.
2. The coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 is responsible for causing the COVID-19 illness.
3. The COVID-19 illness can occur in any individual but has a higher risk of being life threatening in:
People over the age of 65.
Individuals with underlying health conditions.
All of the above.
4. Symptoms of COVID-19 include:
Fever, chills, or muscle pain.
Sore throat, cough or runny nose.
Shortness of breath or sudden loss of taste or smell.
Any of the above.
5. The SARS-CoV-2 virus:
Is only spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
Can be spread by any person whether they are showing signs of COVID-19 or not.
Cannot be spread by a person not showing signs of infection.
Does not remain active on surfaces long enough to be of concern.
6. Ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19 include all but which of the following?
Washing your hands regularly with soap and water
Wearing a mask when on the job
Loaning your mask to someone you just met
Not touching your eyes, nose or mouth (T-Zone)
7. Physical distancing:
Means keeping a distance of at least 6 feet from others whenever possible.
Means keeping a distance of at least 3 feet from other whenever possible.
Is not necessary if you have known others for years.
8. You must complete the mandatory COVID-19 Health Screening:
Only when you feel ill
After leaving your shift
Before arriving at your shift
9. While working in a client’s home, you begin to run a fever. You also have a sore throat and feel achy. You should:
Finish your shift and then go home
Contact your supervisor
Should be Empty: