# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy 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 Summarize cell theory of human biology. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
40 Analyze physical factors that have an impact on the patient’s respiratory status. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
41 Describe the physical and biological factors that have an influence on respiratory status. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
42 Describe the transmission and prevention of infectious diseases associated with respiratory therapy. Teamwork Events:  Health Education ♦ Public Service Announcement
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Epidemiology ♦ Public Health
43 Describe diseases associated with pulmonary anatomy. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Forensic Medicine ♦ Health Education ♦ Public Service Announcement
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Public Health
44 Describe three acute syndromes and symptoms associated with oxygen therapy. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
45 Describe mathematical units of measure in respiratory care. Health Science Events:  Medical Math
46 Differentiate among the various modalities in respiratory care. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
Leadership Events:  Medical Photography
47 Describe the scope of practice for a respiratory therapist. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
Leadership Events:  Medical Photography
48 Describe types of diagnostic testing. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
49 Differentiate among various patient positions. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
50 Describe the basic needs of patients according to Maslow’s hierarchy. Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
51 Demonstrate interpersonal communication skills and professional courtesy when interacting with patients, family members, and other healthcare workers. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
52 Obtain a clinical history. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
53 Demonstrate history taking. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
54 Assess data in the patient record that pertains to a respiratory therapist’s treatment of a patient. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
55 Demonstrate taking a respiratory therapy patient’s vital signs. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
56 Examine safeguards to address the risk factors associated with oxygen therapy in medical imaging. Health Science Events:  Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
57 Outline the chain of infection. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Health Education ♦ HOSA Bowl
Emergency Preparedness Events:  Epidemiology ♦ Public Health
58 Evaluate chemical and physical asepsis techniques. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
59 Outline basic principles of sterile technique. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
60 Evaluate the respiratory therapy work environment for medical emergency preparedness. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
Emergency Preparedness Events:  MRC Partnership
61 Identify various complications that can result from the use of pharmacologic items in respiratory therapy. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
62 Identify signs and symptoms of respiratory distress. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pathophysiology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
63 Differentiate among the classes of medication used in respiratory care. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
64 Describe acquisition, documentation and distribution procedures related to pharmacologic administration. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
65 Examine laws and regulations related to respiratory care. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
66 Prepare a sample application and associated forms for licensure. Leadership Events:  Interviewing Skills ♦ Job-Seeking Skills
67 Research requirements for continuing education and specializations in respiratory therapy. Recognition:  Health Care Issues Exam
68 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
69 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
70 Define the pharmacological components and common uses of opioids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
73 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
74 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
75 Describe the medication management antidote used to prevent fatal opioid overdoses. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
76 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
77 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
78 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
79 Describe the effects of opioid dependency on the human body systems. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
80 Explain the mechanism and physical effects of opioids on the human body. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
81 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
82 Describe the withdrawal and tapering side effects of opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
83 Describe storage and disposal options for opioids. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
84 Explain community resources for education about opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
85 Describe key communication topics involving opioids for patients. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
86 Describe communication topics for caregivers and family members. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing