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Updated 15 hours ago

NBRC- RRT- Clinical Portion - 233 Replies

I've taken the clin sims 3x and missed all 3 by a few % points on decision making. Very frustrated. Applying to jobs w/o your RRT feels like a...


Updated 4 days ago

What is the best online review site to help me pass my CRT exam - 250 Replies

I need tutor in dallas tx can u help me find one eply to


Updated 7 days ago

NBRC ruined my life- plese help! - 310 Replies

How about we petition for the NBRC to force those therapist formally grandfathered to pay and show they have been keeping up for their credentialing.


Updated 7 days ago

Couldn't find a job ran out of money living in car in Walmart parking lot! - 3 Replies

Indeed Dont go into this field leave so I can get a job hows that sound :p


Updated 9 days ago


Here's another one for you.


Updated 10 days ago

New CRT, need job advice and advice on passing the RRT simulations. - 35 Replies

I am selling my Lindsey jones and Kettering full sets for CRT and RRT. If anyone interested please email me at I just pass all...


Updated 10 days ago

NO MORE JOBS !! - 26 Replies

That's right. You have nailed it. If you are asking for people to validate your observation, I volunteer. You are clearly observant, which means you...

Honda RT

Updated 15 days ago

So lets hear the truth, is respiratory therapy really a good job? - 439 Replies

Please do not attend RT school whether it is public or private since you won't be able to land a job in your town once you have are certified. I've...

asian RT

Updated 15 days ago

Anyone attend Concorde Career College in CA...? - 221 Replies

[QUOTE who="HERO2805 in Twentynine Palms, California"]Are you serious? you found the job yet? i will go to Concorde GG in Oct 28, u think i should...


Updated 17 days ago

Why does Respiratory Care have boards that nobody can pass? - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sad RRT in Houston, Texas"]No, my kettering was just consisted of i think 4 day over the kettering book and highlighting of the important...

Updated 18 days ago

Just passed the ACCS exam I am know a, RRT-ACCS, NPS, RPFT and still unemployed! - 23 Replies

Ok so do u want me to certified and mail the check or how ???

Unemployed RRT in Alhambrca, CA

Updated 22 days ago

Advice for RRT new grad - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Celeste in Huntington Park, California"]Go back to the hospital tell them you have applied already and ask to volunteer because you want...


Updated 22 days ago

Has anyone taken and passed the NBRC Adult Critical Care Specialist exam? - 16 Replies

[QUOTE who="Nick in Lansdale, Pennsylvania"]Anyone selling RRT/CRT Kettering book?[/QUOTE] I've got mine on ebay right now.


Updated 25 days ago

SDS or RPSGT - 5 Replies

RRT-SDS is not the same as an RPSGT, The RRT-SDS is a licensed therapist. The RPSGT is a certified technician. What do you think will eventually...


Updated 27 days ago

Is Respiratory Therapy worth it? - 19 Replies

You all make me want to poop.


salary of supervisor in houston

What is the salary of polysomnography supervisor in Houston Tx?


Updated 1 month ago

Need help with rrt clinical simulation! - 2 Replies

Hi I have the clinsim portion of Lindsay Jones if you're still interested. Drop me a line at


Updated 1 month ago

Independence University Students - 90 Replies

What hospital do u work for in nyc?


Updated 1 month ago

Clinical Sims pathology - 26 Replies

does anyone have same problem to pass sims like me? if you do, maybe we can share information and help each other... i fail 4 times.. and i has to...


Updated 1 month ago

looking to buy a used Lindsey Jones CRT/RRT materials.... - 80 Replies

[QUOTE who="aew2717 in Dayton, Ohio"]Is everything there[/QUOTE] If you need materials to pass the board exams, feel free to email me at...


Updated 1 month ago

What extra certifications / classes really stand out and improve a resume for HR and RT staff? CPFT, RPFT, Polysomnography? - 1 Reply

My hospital has a sleep lab and a PFT lab. But some of the people working there do not have those certifications. I personally think that if you...


Updated 1 month ago

Bored with my job/state/salary - 1 Reply

What can be good for one person may not be good for another. I can only tell you what I personally know about. I don't know a lot about other...


Updated 1 month ago

a good career choice? - 1371 Replies

The Respiratory field is a good field. Just like most other careers, it has its ups and downs. And sadly not everybody who graduates ends up with a...


Updated 1 month ago

kettering vs lindsay jones - 261 Replies

[QUOTE who="John Boldow in New Orleans, Louisiana"]What is the average salary for starting as an RT? What is the most you can make?[/QUOTE] As the...


Updated 1 month ago

i need help passing!!! - 45 Replies

[QUOTE who="Leigh in Fredericksburg, Virginia"]I think the Persing book helped me just as much as Kettering did for passing my Boards. Persing...


Updated 1 month ago

Kettering CPFT or RPFT - 67 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cathy in Saint Paul, Minnesota"]Are your CPFT Kettering books still available? Please advise. :) Thanks, Cathy[/QUOTE] I have the...

Unemployed Florida RT in Pennsylvania

Moved to Florida a year ago still unemployed!

Finding a job seems impossible! I am broke sleeping in my car in the Walmart parking lot. I am selling my plasma twice a week to get money for gas...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Long Term Ventilator Care - 1 Reply

Hello out there, I am a new Respiratory Graduate looking to get my year of expirence at a long term ventilator care clinic in Las Vegas, NV. Is there...

kinka in Torrance, California

Respiratory License

Can I go to school in California and be licensed in Nevada, or do I need to aquire a California license before getting a Nevada license? I am...

VicRRT in Concord, California

Updated 1 month ago

Does anyone know about a Respiratory Therapist Residency Program for neonates? - 1 Reply

I am in my last year of school to become a Respiratory Therapist. Would anyone recommend a RT Residency Program in a Children's Hospital. I am...

VicRRT in Concord, California

Updated 1 month ago

How is the current job market for being an RRT? - 23 Replies

I am a recent high school graduate and I would like to become a Registered Respiratory Therapist. After talking with my aunt who is an RRT and doing...

Fa2cam in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 1 month ago

Any Respiratory Therapists in Ontario or Canada?? - 68 Replies

I am considering entering this field but need to get a feel for what my life as a RT would be like. I see many RT's in the US on this discussion...

Subo in Stony Brook, New York

Anyone selling KETTERING NPS Home Study Package?

I am a new grad and will really appreciate if someone wants to sell me their kettering nps study package. Thanks

Subo in Stony Brook, New York

Kettering NPS study package for Sale

I am planning to take my NPS exam soon and will really appreciate if any therapist would like to sell their Kettering NPS study package.

Blucky25 in Newport Beach, California

Respiratory Therapist Jobs

Hello to all! Thank you for reading this post in advance! I was just wondering what the job market is like in Sacramento CA as my wife and I are...

shawn in Everett, Washington

Updated 2 months ago

RTs with a master's degree - 15 Replies

I'm going to be starting RT school this fall, and I'm interested in hearing from some current RTs. I graduated from UGA in December 2011 with a...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

Starting the Program Need Advice - 1 Reply

Hi guys i just got accepted into the program and i need advice on everything related to RT. Pros and Cons.Can i work and still go to school?

Jesparza in Hialeah, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Tutoring for CRT in Philadelphia - 75 Replies

Hi! Last year I graduated from a Respiratory Therapy program, and i haven't been able to pass my certification exam. My parents are sick of paying...

HappyRT;) in Chula Vista, California

Updated 2 months ago

Which is better nursing or respiratory therapist? - 167 Replies

I am completely torn between the two of them and don't know which way to go. Both have there good points and there bad points. But you had to choose...

Hyperion in Crossville, Tennessee

Why can people not find jobs?

I graduated from school 2 years ago and I have 2 jobs working 36 hours a week at one job and 12-36 hours a week at another job and have other...

Waynegarbo in Fresno, California

Updated 2 months ago

how to reenter the field - 1 Reply

I was/am a RRT. I used to be a darn good one but I have been out of the field for quite awhile. I now need to get back in the workforce and I am...

HappyRT;) in Chula Vista, California

Updated 2 months ago

Lets try an uplifting note... - 2 Replies

I havent yet posted anything in this forum but I really wanted to just state my experience since graduating. I use to read over this forum all the...

Kaly in Fresno, California

Updated 3 months ago

Fresno City College - 5 Replies

I was just accepted in Fresno City College's Respiratory Therapy Program in California. I was just wondering if anyone has attended that school and...

Bo in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 3 months ago


i just graduated out of school for polysomnography and place i visit for a job states experience is needed but no one will give you a chance to...

Dianna in La Mesa, California

Updated 3 months ago

False hope on the job outlook for a recent Rt grad. - 10 Replies

What do you think the people that run these schools are going to tell you about the job opportunities out there when you graduate, there going tell...

siyad km in India

Updated 3 months ago

Jobs for international RTs - 412 Replies

I am a respiratory therapist from india and am holding AS degree. I am yet to complete CRT and RRT Can any one help me or suggest how to get a job...

erinchristine in Henderson, Nevada

Updated 3 months ago

Children's Hospital Los Angeles - 39 Replies

CHLA has a residency program for new RCP graduates or RCPs with less than 1 year of experience. I graduated June 2011 and didn't find employment...

respiratory questions in Kent, Washington

Updated 3 months ago

Which is in more demand Respiratory Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant - 1 Reply

Hello!! I am debating whether or not to go into the RT field or Physical Therapist Assistant Field! I'm stuck I know I want to help anyone who is...


Updated 3 months ago

Traveling Respiratory Therapist - 4 Replies

I am thinking of going into traveling work. I am aware the pay is better but in curious how much better and how long to take off between assignments...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Looking for feedback from an RT that works in a Long Tern Ventilator Care Hospital - 2 Replies

I am a new Respiratory Care graduate, because it is hard to get a job in a large bed hospital without 1-2 years of experience I am contemplating...

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