141-HSQ-18, Clinical Critical Care
In this course, the student will have the opportunity to work in intensive care units and emergency departments with critically-ill client-patients, and will have the chance to achieve proficiency in the techniques employed in the oxygenation and prolonged artificial ventilation of client-patients. The student will also apply all other aspects of critical respiratory care including cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The student will be applying previously acquired knowledge, and perfecting skills listed within the objectives of this course. Statement Of Competence: Perform respiratory care procedures on client-patients in a critical care unit.