Performs basic respiratory care and laboratory services such as, analysis of blood gases and electrolytes from arterial/venous samples; calibration
High school diploma and two (2) years additional education. • Must be recognized by the National Board of Respiratory Care as a Certified
All individuals (including current
Provide respiratory care under the direction of respiratory therapists and physicians.
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
Education and training:
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