The graduates of the two-year Respiratory Care program are prepared to become members of the critical care team in hospital ICU and Emergency Transport settings. Through this program, individuals learn to use mechanical ventilators and monitoring equipment to support breathing. They learn to assist the physician in Pulmonary Function, Cardiopulmonary Stress Testing, and Arterial Blood Gas Labs, where they may assist in the determination of the type and extent of disease and monitor the responsiveness to a particular treatment regimen..
Associate of Applied Science
Respiratory Care Program Level 200 (RRT)
The Respiratory Care Program of Black River Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com).”
Outcomes data from the current Annual Report of Current Status has been posted on the CoARC website. Follow this link directly to the Programmatic Outcomes Data page:http://www.coarc.com/47.
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244