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Basic Oxygen Administration (w/Video)

Courses Description

Course Introduction An update of a classic Medcom Basic Skills program, Basic Oxygen Administration provides an overview of administering oxygen to patients in clinical and home settings. It demonstrates the use of both high and low flow delivery devices including: - Nasal cannulas - Simple masks - Venturi masks - Non-rebreather masks - Oxygen concentrators To complete this activity, you must do the following: - View the program "Basic Oxygen Administration." - Read the Overview and Learning Objectives. - Study the Content. - Complete the Acknowledgment of Completion. Overview The material is organized around the following categories - Introduction - Low-Flow Oxygen Administration - High-Flow Oxygen Administration - Monitoring Oxygen Therapy - Oxygen Fire Safety - Oxygen at Home Learning Objectives After completing this course, the learner should be able to: - Describe components used to provide oxygen to patients. - Identify common high-flow delivery devices. - Identify common low-flow delivery devices. - Identify the signs and symptoms of hypoxia. - Explain precautions to take for fire safety when oxygen is in use. - Describe the preparation and process for administering oxygen to a patient. - Describe the use of oxygen in the home. Purpose/Overall Goal Basic Oxygen Administration provides an overview of administering oxygen to patients in clinical and home settings. It demonstrates the use of both high and low flow delivery devices.

Course Code: VIDM238R-T
Course Link: http://lms.esionline.us/course/view.php?id=150