Intro to Respiratory Care
|Intro to Respiratory Care
|Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Respiratory Therapy Program
|Effective Term: Fall 2017
This course introduces the role of the respiratory care practitioner within interprofessional teams and interacting with diverse populations. Topics include medical gas administration, basic patient assessment, infection control, and medical terminology using proper written and oral communication methods to prepare students for clinical practice. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in respiratory therapy concepts and procedures through written and laboratory evaluations.
2017FA – New Course Version (S24786)
This Course can be found in these Programs of Study
- Respiratory Therapy - Associate in Applied Science (Day)