Course Descriptions

Intro to Respiratory Care

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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.

Course Name: 

RCP-110

Class Hours: 

3

Lab Hours: 

3

Clinical Hours: 

0

Credit Hours: 

4