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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To enhance the knowledge nurses have managing ventilated patients.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe normal respiratory physiology and oxygen supply and demand.
  2. Understand the indications for supplemental oxygen and delivery devices.
  3. Identify the goals of noninvasive ventilation and available modes.
  4. Understand available modes of mechanical ventilation, and nursing care of the mechanically ventilated patient, including appropriate responses to ventilator alarms.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: NCTRVent0820
Published: August 2020
Expires: 6/3/2022
Required Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Chad Bonsall MPH, RRT, RPFT
Categories: Acute Care , Respiratory
Specialties: Critical Care