# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Emergency Medical Technician II HOSA Competitive Events Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

HOSA Competitive Events Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Describe the assessment and management of an acutely ill patient. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
40 Demonstrate the assessment and management of patients experiencing neurological emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
41 Describe the assessment and management of patients with abdominal or gastrointestinal disorders. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
42 Demonstrate the assessment and management of patients with hypersensitivity disorders or emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
43 Demonstrate body substance isolation and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) needed for protection from exposure to communicable or infectious diseases. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
44 Describe the assessment and management of patients with diabetic emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
45 Describe the assessment and management of patients displaying psychotic behaviors or signs of other psychiatric disorders. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health
Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
46 Demonstrate the assessment and management of patients experiencing cardiac emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
47 Demonstrate the assessment and management of patients suspected of suffering from poisoning. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
48 Demonstrate the assessment and management of patients with respiratory emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
49 Describe the assessment and management of patients with hematological disorders. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
50 Describe the assessment and management of patients with genitourinary/renal disorders. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
51 Describe the emergency medical care of patients with gynecological emergencies. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
52 Describe the assessment and management of patients with nontraumatic musculoskeletal disorders. Health Professions Events:  Physical Therapy
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
53 Describe the identification, assessment, and management of patients with disorders of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
54 Describe the assessment and management of obstetric patients. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
55 Describe the care of neonatal patients. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
56 Describe the care of pediatric patients. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
57 Demonstrate the assessment and management of geriatric patients. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
58 Describe the assessment and management of patients with special challenges. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
59 Describe the risks and responsibilities of emergency response. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
61 Evaluate the role of an EMT in a multiple-casualty situation. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Skills ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
62 Describe the use of air medical transport. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Skills
63 Describe the fundamental concepts of extrication. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
64 Explain the EMT’s role during a call involving hazardous materials. Emergency Preparedness Events:  Emergency Medical Technician
65 Evaluate the role of the EMT in a mass-casualty situation due to terrorism or disaster. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Skills ♦ Emergency Medical Technician
69 Describe the history and current state of the opioid crisis in the United States. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl ♦ Public Service Announcement
70 Describe the history and current state of the opioid crisis in Virginia. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl ♦ Public Service Announcement
71 Define the pharmacological components and common uses of opioids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
74 Identify addiction and its behavioral elements, as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
75 Describe the treatment models of addiction therapy. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
76 Describe the medication management antidote used to prevent fatal opioid overdoses. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
77 Explain the science of physiological and mental pain. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
78 Describe the diagnostic tools used in developing pain management plans. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
79 Describe pain treatment options available to various populations of patients. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
80 Describe the effects of opioid dependency on the human body systems. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
81 Explain the mechanism and physical effects of opioids on the human body. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
82 Explain the use of opioids in practice settings, the role of opioids in pain management, and risk factors associated with the use of the medication. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
83 Describe the withdrawal and tapering side effects of opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
84 Describe storage and disposal options for opioids. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
85 Explain community resources for education about opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
86 Describe key communication topics involving opioids for patients. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
87 Describe communication topics for caregivers and family members. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing