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Updated 1 day ago

Doing well on the new NBRC board exams as from January 2015 - 237 Replies

Have you received the study guide or materials you requested from the main event forum as of yet. Please email me at Thanks

RRT Texas

Updated 2 days ago

Where can I get experience in RT? - 1 Reply

There are hospitals in the LA area that offer respiratory new grad intern programs, however these programs do not count as experience. Just something...


Updated 6 days ago

i need help passing!!! - 62 Replies

Hi any one attend the SMC/Elac Rt Program ??

minnie min

Updated 7 days ago

current respiratory therapy student and i want out - 40 Replies

[QUOTE who="pmd815 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]So you went from RT, to wanting to be a writer/social worker, back to RT, to selling hair oil?...


Updated 8 days ago

Lindsay Jones - 47 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cndimai in Beaumont, California"]Hello I am currently tryng to pass the clinical simulation exam was wondering if anyone has the Lindsey...

RP, New Jersey in Saddle Brook, New Jersey

Updated 9 days ago

Is a Bachelors Degree in RT necessary? What about the BS in RT that is offerred by CCSD? - 164 Replies

Does anyone have any feedback as to whether a Bachelor's Degree is of any benefit in the RT field? I'm attending CCSD, and they (of course) are...

THE NEW RT ORDER aka RT YOUNG BUCK in Miami, Florida

Updated 14 days ago

Is Respiratory therapy becoming a bachelor's degree only ? - 27 Replies

At the hospital i work at the therapist are all telling me that i think it is 2013 that a bachelor's degree will be required for all the respiratory...


Updated 20 days ago

Respiratory Therapy VS Diagnostic Medical Sonography - 9 Replies

Hi, everyone. I was in search of opinions on the field of Resp Care and stumbled upon this site. Well, I recieved my diploma back in November of...

Kasumi in Alhambra, California

Updated 1 month ago

Want to buy new edition used Kettering Review Book for Neonates/Pediatrics (NPS) - 397 Replies

If someone wants to sell Kettering National Seminars Neonate/Pediatric Review book, please post. I need it ASAP. thanks

Julia in Pardeeville, Wisconsin

Updated 1 month ago

Jobs in Dubai - 33 Replies

Hello, Canadian RRT here looking for any information on job roles, and recent wages/packages in Dubai for RRT's.

Jeff in Marietta, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

a good career choice? - 1377 Replies

I am a paramedic and looking into RT as a change of career. Paramedics only make on average about 30-38K A year and usually no room for advancement....

JoJoGro Gro in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 1 month ago

Help i failed TMC exam - 3 Replies

Hello everyone . I took the TMC exam 10 / 14 / 15 and scored 92 correct answers out of 94 correct answers to qualify for sim . Can anyone help me out...

Smart Guy

Updated 1 month ago

felony........ - 97 Replies

I'm not an RT but I'll tell you that a W+R is a misdemeanor traffic violation. It's not a felony, it doesn't look great, but it's still considered a...

past experience in San Francisco, California

Updated 1 month ago

Western Career College - 30 Replies

Does anyone have any information/experience/comments about the Western Career College Respiratory Therapy Program in Pleasant Hill, CA.

Bridrob in Westminster, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

Which is better nursing or respiratory therapist? - 152 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...

RRT Texas in San antonio, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

SJVC – Rancho Cucamonga vs Concorde – San Bernardino - 58 Replies

Hi All, I am an older adult wanting to go back to school and wanting to make a new life for myself. I am hoping to start a program at either SJVC –...

RBTR in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Respiratory Care Practitioner TEXAS - 12 Replies

Does anyone know how long it will take for the state to process a new license through the Texas Medical Board? This is the only step holding me back...

RRT Texas in San antonio, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

AAS vs. Bachelors - 62 Replies

I already have a bachelor's degree and am looking into RRT as a career change. I am wondering if I get an AAS in RT will that be good enough to get...

Anjaba in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

Is RT really a good career choice? - 48 Replies

I am seriously contemplating becoming an RT and everyone keeps telling me are you sure? all your gonna see is people dieing and old people who cant...

SharBazan in Pasadena, California

Updated 1 month ago

Kettering CPFT or RPFT - 92 Replies

Has anyone purchased both the CPFT and the RPFT books and discs from Kettering? When I got the CRT books and disks 2 yrs ago, they were very similar...

Waynegarbo in Fresno, California

Updated 2 months ago

how to reenter the field - 4 Replies

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...

JQuintanar in Cerritos, California

Updated 2 months ago

NBRC ruined my life- plese help! - 327 Replies

Hi, I am a former RRT, having just lost my credentials and my job because of the new NBRC CEU program/laws. I graduated with honors in my RRT...

Onmyway2 in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

looking to buy a used Lindsey Jones CRT/RRT materials.... - 96 Replies

Hi my fellow CRT/RRT students/professionals...I am glad to have found this link in need of help. I am looking to buy a used Lindsey Jones study...

Lee Stafford in Athens, Ohio

Updated 2 months ago

RT is the biggest mistake in my life - 39 Replies

I got CRT & RRT 3 years ago. In past two months, I only got 9 hours of pay. Selecting RT is the biggest mistake in my life.

T Bol in San Diego, California

Updated 2 months ago


I was looking at the website for the requirements, I'm not sure I understand what it says, basically there are 3 routes to attaining your AS degree...

Alex in Elizabeth, New Jersey

Updated 2 months ago


I am thinking about signing up for Bergen community college's (in Bergen County NJ) Respiratory therapy program... I was wondering if anybody has...

a nichols in Haltom City, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

will they give me a license if i have a misdemeanor? - 8 Replies

hi all, i think i have a problem. im really scared the state wont give me a license to practice because of a misdemeanor. it happened 10 years...

Connie in Langhorne, Pennsylvania

Updated 3 months ago

Kettering NPS study package for Sale - 3 Replies

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.

BreatheDeep in Fairfield, California

Updated 3 months ago

San Joquin Valley College - 106 Replies

Does anyone have any information/recommendations/opinions about the San Joquin Valley College Program in Respiratory Therapy; particularly Rancho...

BreatheDeep in Fairfield, California

Updated 3 months ago

Getting an Associates in RT when I already have a B.S. in Microbiology - 1 Reply

I am doing a career change and looking for information about Associates Programs in RT while I already have my B.S. in Microbiology. I am in the...

bishopt35 in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

Stay far, far away from Respiratory!!!! - 82 Replies

Stay away. There are no jobs and no money out there. This "profession" is like the adopted child of the medical field family that nobody wanted. No...

me in Essex, Maryland

Updated 3 months ago

Respiratory Therapist Lobbying for greater skills. - 49 Replies

All respiratory therapist should unit and rally for more opportunities to use our clinical skills. The use of our skills is invaluable and should be...

Epicrose in Cleveland, Ohio

Respiratory Therapy vs. Registered Dietitian?

I'm in my first year of college and I originally decided to go for Respiratory Therapy, but after doing some research I'm not sure what to believe....

Kimmer in Ballwin, Missouri

Updated 3 months ago

Why does Respiratory Care have boards that nobody can pass? - 11 Replies

So, I have a classmate I graduated from my school still unable to pass the boards, and actually failed by 1 point the 2nd time....on decision making,...

NEWRT2B in Victorville, California

Updated 3 months ago

Children's Hospital Los Angeles - 42 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...

CSG76 in Roswell, Georgia

New Respiratory TMC exam

Anyone in the Atlanta are interested in a study partner for the TMC exam? I am tired of failing this exam. Please help.

SoCal Respiratory Student in Long Beach, California

Updated 3 months ago

Average Respiratory Pay in Los Angeles California - 327 Replies

I am an RRT with 12 twelve years of experience currently living in Arizona. I recently got my California license and I am interested in relocating...

pmcgee in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Updated 3 months ago

RTs with a master's degree - 17 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...

Sam, BSRT, MHPE, RRT in Rochester, New York

Updated 4 months ago

Respiratory therapy Visa Sponsorship - 53 Replies

Hi, I am a RT student, who is expected to graduate in June 2009. Curruntly I am in Advanced Respiratory therapy program and I have good clinical...

deannaallen742 in Seattle, Washington

Howard J Marans, MD and Orthopaedic Surgeons

Specialties Anatomical Arm, Elbow, Foot and Ankle, Hand and Wrist, Knee, Shoulder Treatment Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Sports Medicine,...

Joe in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

What does a respiratory therapist do on a daily basis? Is it hard? bloody? stressful? do you like your job? - 32 Replies

I am curious about this profession. I would like to hear some helpful advice from an actual therapist.

angel mcarthur in Vicksburg, Mississippi

2015 lindsey jones

I'm looking to purchase the 2015 lindsey jones book or material. If anyone selling it please email me

Bonez in Greensburg, Indiana

Updated 4 months ago

Attention all respiratory Therapists - 6 Replies

Just a thought and a real good one. If respiratory therapists would like to see the need for them expanded to areas beyond the hospitals then STOP...

dcb1101 in Mobile, Alabama

Updated 4 months ago

Bridge programs - 2 Replies

Are there any other bridge programs from rrt other than rn? Looking to pursue a higher degree? Thanks so much!

abdullah RRT in Atlanta, Georgia

help needed in RPFT exam

Hi everyone if any one of you are going to sell his/her new RPFT book, contact me please how does the exam look like ? is kettering enough for...

ct in Irvington, New Jersey

Updated 5 months ago

How hard are classes??? - 174 Replies

Im about to start RT school in the fall. I was wondering if anyone can tell me what Im in for..? Are classes really hard? What does a typical day...

GuardianX in Massapequa, New York

Salary in GA

Anyone in the Atlanta GA area can tell me what salary I can expect as an Respiratory therapist of 12 years, with a BS degree, RRT-NPS-ACCS...

Rupert in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 5 months ago

New CRT, need job advice and advice on passing the RRT simulations. - 43 Replies

I passed my boards last Thursday on my first my first attempt. I am good at taking tests and used the Kettering materials. I found them very...

Canadian RT in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 5 months ago

I'll help you find a full time RT career! - 19 Replies

Let me know if you are looking and I'll help you find a great full time RT career. Plus if you recommend a friend that I place in a RT position,...

Canadian RT in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 5 months ago

Canadian respiratory therapist trying to work in the U.S. - 3 Replies

Hi I will be graduating shortly with a 4 year degree in respiratory therapy. I would like to work here in Canada for a few years then possibly...

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