# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Biomedical Technician 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 Explain the evolving role of biotechnology in medicine. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
Recognition:  Health Care Issues Exam
40 Explain the scientific method. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
41 Maintain records and documentation. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
42 Demonstrate technical writing. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Clinical Specialty
43 Explain the importance of communication skills in biomedical technology. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
44 Perform a literature review. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
45 Follow instructions. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
46 Describe state/local/industry/professional regulations. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
47 Follow state/local/industry/professional regulations. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
48 Follow time-management practices. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
49 Follow protocol and safety procedures/guidelines. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid
50 Demonstrate use of Safety Data Sheets (SDS). Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
51 Identify first aid supplies, personnel, and emergency protection areas. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Life Support Skills
52 Identify common laboratory hazards and standard precautions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
53 Demonstrate procedures for handling and disposing of infectious and/or hazardous materials. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
54 Use personal protective equipment according to regulatory agencies' specifications. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
55 Maintain safety equipment, clean work area, and clean laboratory supply storage area. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
56 Explain the concepts of quality assurance and quality control. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
57 Perform validation testing. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
58 Validate all results against known standards. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
59 Explain the concept of product-testing specifications. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
60 Practice aseptic techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
61 Perform mathematical calculations and conversions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
62 Explain the concepts of sample and sampling technique. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
63 Explain the process for making stock reagents and solutions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
64 Make stock reagents and solutions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
65 Monitor, adjust, and maintain physical properties of a solution/reagent. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
66 Sterilize reagents and equipment. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
67 Make and dispense culture media. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
68 Conduct and maintain inventory of laboratory supplies. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
69 Install equipment. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Clinical Specialty
70 Perform routine equipment maintenance. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Clinical Specialty
71 Use basic weighing and measuring techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
72 Use the scientific method when performing research. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
73 Perform basic separation techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
74 Perform statistical analysis of data. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
75 Perform microscopy and vital stain preparation. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
76 Identify basic structures of microorganisms and cells. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
77 Quantify microorganisms and cells. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
78 Explain the concept of a pure culture. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
79 Isolate and store pure cultures. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
80 Explain the concept of fermentation. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
81 Perform fermentation. Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
82 Explain the concept of harvesting cells. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
83 Identify hosts and life cycles of microorganisms. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
84 Perform bioassays. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
85 Explain isolation of cell lines. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
86 Propagate plant and/or animal tissue. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
87 Perform nucleic acid sequencing procedures. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Clinical Specialty
88 Explain specific nucleic acid sequences. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
89 Explain the role of DNA testing in forensic science and genetics. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
90 Isolate nucleic acids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
91 Perform restriction digests. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science ♦ Clinical Specialty
92 Perform gel electrophoresis. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
93 Label nucleic acids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
94 Use a sequence database. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
95 Explain basic cloning techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
96 Explain the concept of proteins. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
97 Explain specific proteins and toxins. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
98 Perform protein detection and separation techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
99 Describe advanced protein detection and separation techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
100 Examine professional ethical standards for biomedical technology. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
101 Explain the importance of confidentiality in the biomedical technology field. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  Biomedical Debate
102 Describe tests for employability in the biomedical technology field. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
103 Explore career pathways in biomedical technology. Health Professions Events:  Biomedical Laboratory Science
Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
104 Prepare an oral report for presentation. Teamwork Events:  Public Service Announcement