This module reviews the reasons a patient needs a ventilator and then demonstrates the assembly and operation and of the ResMed Astral™ 150 and Philips Respironics Trilogy Evo ventilators. Additionally, learners will review tips and tricks for all facets of emergency management – environment, equipment, and clinical emergencies. Finally, various resources will be shared to leverage for support when needed.
- Identify the reason(s) your patient needs ventilation and how the ventilator helps with respiration
- Assemble and operate the Astral and EVO ventilators
- Review environmental, equipment-based, and clinical emergency management tips and tricks for ventilation
- Share resources to leverage for support when needed
- Stephanie Harris
This content focuses on home care and was prepared in October, 2022.
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