What are the responsibilities of a Respiratory Therapist?

Respiratory Therapists (RTs) can be found in hospital intensive care units, as well as pediatric and neonatal units, emergency rooms, operating rooms, delivery rooms, acute care areas, and medical flight teams. RTs work with the sickest patients in the hospital. Airway management, ventilator management, pulmonary hygiene, and patient assessment are the main clinical services provided by RT. Read More