WHY Choose Respiratory Care?
There are thousands of people who suffer breathing problems and rely on skilled respiratory therapists to provide therapy and relief. RRTs often treat people who have asthma, chronic bronchitis and emphysema, cystic fibrosis and sleep apnea, but also those experiencing a heart attack or suffering a stroke.
This Respiratory Care Program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
Program No. 200132
264 Precision Blvd
Telford, TN 37690
WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE?
- Learn the information, skills and activities required to become a competent registered respiratory therapist.
- Comprehend, apply and evaluate clinical information.
- Understand the technical proficiency necessary to fulfill the responsibilities and duties of an advanced-level respiratory therapist.
WHAT OPPORTUNITIES MIGHT IT LEAD TO?
The associate of science degree in respiratory care can lead to a career as a registered respiratory therapist at a hospital, clinic, doctor’s office or nursing homes, or selling respiratory equipment.
Respiratory Care Program