Oxygen Care

Oxygen Care 

The purpose of the course is to familiarize the learner with information on oxygen use. The importance of oxygen consumption, the pertinent anatomy and physiology, and signs and symptoms of oxygen deprivation are reviewed. This course engages the learner in content related to reasons for the use of supplemental oxygen, sources of oxygen, and devices used in the community living environment. Managing, handling, and assisting with oxygen use as well as fire safety is reviewed.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-OXC-R1

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-OXC-R1
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2023
Learning Objectives:
List 3 functions of the respiratory system.
Recognize 3 different devices use in oxygen therapy.
Identify 4 possible diseases or disorders that could lead to oxygen therapy.
Describe several safety precautions in regards to oxygen equipment that a resident may be using.
Explain complications that a resident may encounter when undergoing oxygen therapy.
Execute proper usage of a nasal cannula.
Know proper care techniques of oxygen devices and the resident using them.
Instructor: Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN
Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN, was a subject matter expert for Relias. She has 25 years of healthcare experience in both acute and post-acute healthcare environments. Her experience includes leadership and management across the healthcare spectrum. She has owned and operated an assisted living business. Carlson's clinical practice includes acute care, long-term acute care, home health and hospice. Carlson has served for over a decade in various board positions for State Nursing Associations, including president. She has been a nurse planner for multiple continuing education events and has experience as a leader in the design and implementation of an ANCC-CNE accredited approver unit for a multi-state nursing consortium. Carlson is certified as Critical Care Registered Nurse.    Disclosure: Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Administrators; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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All courses offered by Relias, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
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All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support here.