# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant 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
40 Demonstrate respect for diverse individuals. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Recognition:  Health Care Issues Exam
41 Apply medical ethics in a clinical setting. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Teamwork Events:  Biomedical Debate ♦ Creative Problem Solving
42 Follow office protocol for emergency procedures. Health Science Events:  Dental Terminology ♦ Medical Spelling ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
44 Explain radiographic safety. Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
45 Implement standard precautions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
46 Apply and remove sterile and disposable gloves and disposable PPE. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
47 Clean equipment. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
48 Distinguish basic signs and symptoms of common disorders for each body system. Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
50 Provide containers or slides for specimen collection. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
51 Collect basic specimens for analysis in a clinical setting. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Medical Assisting
52 Perform and/or assist with diagnostic tests. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Medical Assisting
53 Assist patients with dressing in a medical setting. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
54 Provide medical supplies and patient education, as indicated by the healthcare provider. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
55 Direct patient to the site of any further testing, if indicated by the physician. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
56 Describe surgical procedures commonly performed in an ambulatory-care center. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
57 Prepare a sterile field. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
58 Prepare surgical instruments. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
59 Assist healthcare provider in minor surgery, maintaining sterile techniques throughout. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Epidemiology
60 Differentiate among types of anesthesia. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
61 Assist in providing emergency aid as directed by supervisor. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid
62 Demonstrate cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and using an automated external defibrillator (AED). Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid
63 Apply and change dressings or bandages in a clinical setting. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
64 Identify the parameters of parenteral medications administration. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
65 Use drug resources. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
66 Administer therapeutic modalities, under supervision of a supervisor or instructor. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
67 Schedule patients in a clinical setting. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
68 Register patients in a clinical setting. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
69 File documents. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
70 Access patient records. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
71 Demonstrate completion and submittal of insurance forms. Health Professions Events:  Medical Assisting
72 Identify credentialing options for medical assistants. Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
73 Prepare a career portfolio with résumé. Leadership Events:  Job-Seeking Skills
Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
74 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
75 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
76 Define the pharmacological components and common uses of opioids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
79 Identify addiction and its behavioral elements, as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
80 Describe the treatment models of addiction therapy. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
81 Describe the medication management antidote used to prevent fatal opioid overdoses. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
82 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
83 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
84 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
85 Describe the effects of opioid dependency on the human body systems. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
86 Explain the mechanism and physical effects of opioids on the human body. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
87 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 ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
88 Describe the withdrawal and tapering side effects of opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
89 Describe storage and disposal options for opioids. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
90 Explain community resources for education about opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
91 Describe key communication topics involving opioids for patients. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
92 Describe communication topics for caregivers and family members. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing