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Adult Non-Rebreather Evaluation

  • Equipment and Patient Preparation

  • Patient Evaluation

  • Implementation of Procedure

  • Follow-up

  • Demonstrates Knowledge of Fundamental Concepts

  • Clinical Competency Performance Criteria

  • Summary performance evaluation

    Please use the following criteria and select the appropriate pop-up menu.
    Satisfactory - ready for clinical application with minimal supervision. Performed procedure accurately, or was able to correct performance without injury to the patient or decreasing effect of therapy being given.
    Unsatisfactory performance - not ready for clinical application. Requires remediation under one of the following categories
    Minor - Unsatisfactory: Needs to review fundamental concepts or requires re-evaluation of minor deficiency(s) (ex. forgets to wash hands during the Follow-up stage. Must be re-evaluated on this step not the whole procedure).
    Major - Unsatisfactory: Requires additional supervised clinical practice and complete re-evaluation of the procedure
  • References

    1.AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: "Oxygen Therapy in the Acute Care Facility – 2002 Revision & Update" RC 2002;47:(6) p717-720
    2.CDC, Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings. MMWR Oct. 25, 2002; vol. 51(No. RR-16)
    3.Mahler, D; Weinberg D, Wells C, and Feinstein A. The measurement of dyspnea: contents, interobserver agreement and physiologic correlates of two new clinical indexes. Chest 1984; 85:751-758
    4.Joint ACCP/AACVPR Pulmonary Rehabilitation: Evidenced-Based Guidelines Chest 1997; 112:1363-1396
    5.Branson R.D.; Hess D.R.; Chatburn, R.L.: "Respiratory Care Equipment" Lippincott 2nd, 1999 p75