# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Health Assisting Careers Task 133354725

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain how to assist the patient/client receiving oxygen therapy.


Explanation should include
  • oxygen safety
  • recognition of poor oxygenation
  • application of oxygen devices.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are different types of equipment/masks that patients/clients use to receive oxygen?
  • What are the signs and symptoms of decreased or inadequate oxygenation?
  • What actions are within your scope of work to perform?
  • What would you do if you noticed a patient/client was having difficulty breathing?

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