In this session Respiratory Compromise will be defined to the attendees. Published information will be reviewed and its application to LTC will be discussed. Attendees will be presented with options on who what and when monitoring becomes necessary to those at risk. Noninvasive monitoring and treatment will be discussed.
Discuss the risk of Respiratory Compromise in the SNF population.
Describe various noninvasive monitoring devices.
Explain the stratification of resident risk.
Identify who, what and when to monitor those at risk.