(Listed below are examples of SU Alumni and their Jobs in this major-For more alumni resources, go to Mentor Network)
The Johns Hopkins Hospital NICU
Hospital Pharmaceuticals Specialist
Peninsula Regional Medical Center
Jude C. Muneses, MD
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Occupation Description: Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of respiratory therapy technicians. Initiate and conduct therapeutic procedures; maintain patient records; and select, assemble, check, and operate equipment.
Respiratory Therapist Careers – Opportunities and Salary Range. Respiratory therapy is a growing field mainly due to the rise in both the infant and elderly population. Increasingly, more respiratory therapy job openings are becoming available, particularly for traveling therapist.