# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy I 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 roles and responsibilities of a respiratory therapist. Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
40 Describe the potential career paths for respiratory therapists. Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
41 Identify the types of healthcare facilities that may employ respiratory therapists. Leadership Events:  Medical Photography
42 List the functional requirements for employment as a respiratory therapist. Leadership Events:  Extemporaneous Writing ♦ Job-Seeking Skills ♦ Prepared Speaking ♦ Speaking Skills
44 Trace the historical development of respiratory therapy, including the contributions of important figures in the field. Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
45 Identify the various modalities in respiratory care. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
46 Complete a nationally recognized certification for first aid. Emergency Preparedness Events:  CPR/First Aid ♦ Life Support Skills
47 Measure vital signs. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math
48 Describe history taking. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
49 List data in the patient record that pertains to a respiratory therapist’s assessment of a patient. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
50 Assess a patient’s overall cardiopulmonary status by inspection. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
51 Assess a patient’s overall cardiopulmonary status by palpation. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
52 Assess a patient’s overall cardiopulmonary status by percussion. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
53 Assess a patient’s overall cardiopulmonary status by auscultation. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
54 Identify basic respiratory therapy equipment and the function of each. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
55 Explain quality assurance and its importance in respiratory therapy. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
56 Adapt communication and patient skill techniques for diverse populations. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
57 Describe the essentials for patient/respiratory therapist interaction. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
58 Describe the essentials for interactions among the multidisciplinary healthcare team. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Emergency Preparedness Events:  MRC Partnership
59 Perform patient-related and administrative documentation. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
60 Demonstrate Standard Precautions and transmission-based precautions as prescribed by health and regulatory agencies. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  Health Education
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Epidemiology ♦ Public Health
61 Demonstrate proper body mechanics and patient transfer. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology
62 Explain commonly used prefixes, roots, and suffixes in medical terminology. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
63 Explain medical terminology commonly used in respiratory therapy. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
64 Use medical terminology in communication with medical professionals. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
65 Identify the basic structural levels of body organization, anatomical structure, and body cavities. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
66 Identify chemical components of the body. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
67 Identify structures and functions of the cell. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
68 Identify structures and functions of tissues, membranes, and glands. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
69 Identify structures and functions of the integumentary system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
70 Identify structures and functions of the skeletal system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
71 Identify structures and functions of the muscular system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
72 Identify structures and functions of the cardiovascular system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
73 Identify structures and functions of the respiratory system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
74 Identify structures and functions of the nervous system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
75 Identify structures and functions of the urinary system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
76 Identify structures and functions of the male and female reproductive systems. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
77 Identify structures and functions of the lymphatic system, including the concept of immunity. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
78 Identify structures and functions of the gastrointestinal system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
79 Identify structures and functions of the endocrine system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
80 Identify structures and functions of the sensory system. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
81 Identify the qualities of a critical thinker. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
82 Demonstrate basic critical thinking skills. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
83 Apply critical-thinking skills to healthcare situations, with emphasis on respiratory therapy. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
84 Identify the steps in the problem-solving process. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
85 Apply the problem-solving process to the healthcare setting, with emphasis on respiratory therapy. Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving
87 Explain the importance of HIPAA. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
88 Explain legalities governing respiratory therapy practice. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
89 Explain ethical issues related to respiratory therapy practice. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
91 Research career opportunities and the education, credentials, and responsibilities associated with each. Teamwork Events:  Health Career Display
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Epidemiology