Quality, Emergency & Safety training
The Emergency Oxygen administration program is a critical step in treating a severe or
life-threatening illness or injury. Serious and life-threatening medical emergencies often cause
oxygen to be depleted in the body leaving the victim at risk for cardiac arrest or brain damage. This
program focuses on administering emergency oxygen, rescue breathing and oxygen delivery
Written exam: Recommended for designated responders (70% or better).
Performance Evaluation: Required for all (perform competently without assistance).
1.Demonstrate how to assemble an emergency oxygen system.
2.Demonstrate how to turn an emergency oxygen system on and off and determine if oxygen is
3.Demonstrate how to safely and correctly integrate use of emergency oxygen when attending to a
responsive victim who is breathing.
4.Demonstrate how to safely and correctly integrate use of emergency oxygen when attending to an
unresponsive victim who is breathing.
5.Demonstrate how to safely and correctly integrate use of emergency oxygen when attending to an
unresponsive victim who is not breathing (may be integrated into CPR performance evaluation)
Certification: 2 years
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