# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy II Task 1423769737

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the basic needs of patients according to Maslow’s hierarchy.


Description should include the physiological, safety, social, esteem, and self-actualization needs of patients.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How can the respiratory therapist make the patient feel safe?
  • What techniques could the respiratory therapist use to involve patients in their own care?
  • What environmental factors affect a patient’s physical comfort?

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core


Explain procedures and goals to the patient/client accurately and effectively, using strategies to respond to questions and concerns.


Explain the healthcare worker’s role within their department, their organization, and the overall healthcare system.

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