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CRT/ RRT/ EMT 1.5 years looking for work

Hello all, I have been a RRT/CRT/EMT for 1.5 years and have been a emt for over 4 years, I am having difficulty finding work as a respiratory...


Updated 1 day ago

Kettering CPFT or RPFT - 86 Replies

I am interested in Kettering RPFT CD's and study guide.


Updated 3 days ago

Is a Bachelors Degree in RT necessary? What about the BS in RT that is offerred by CCSD? - 157 Replies

[QUOTE who="omp in Skokie, Illinois"]No, it's not necessary. I already had a bachelor's degree in another field when I went to respiratory school,...


Updated 3 days ago

Study Guides - 4 Replies

Needing study guide for CPFT or RPFT.

Elena Barron

Driving History for RT state licensure

I am graduating in May. I need the last 10 years of my driving history. Can I request the driving records from the other states I've lived now, or...


Updated 4 days ago

Doing well on the new NBRC board exams as from January 2015 - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cynthia in Simpsonville, South Carolina"]I need help preparing for this exam in JANURARY 2015.[/QUOTE] Hi! I am getting ready to test...


Updated 4 days ago

current respiratory therapy student and i want out - 22 Replies

[QUOTE who="sftballslh in Lincoln, Nebraska"]Work DME. I work M-F with a little on call. Paid holidays off. I still get to work with patients in...


Updated 6 days ago

NBRC- RRT- Clinical Portion - 240 Replies

Anyone have tips on passing the Clinical Simulation Test? What did you use to study? Thanks


Updated 8 days ago

Which is better nursing or respiratory therapist? - 167 Replies

[QUOTE who="empireWeb in Westbrook, Maine"]I've been working as an RT for 5 months now. My girlfriend has been working as an RN for 1.5 years. My...


Updated 9 days ago

Respiratory Therapist Lobbying for greater skills. - 48 Replies

Hello RCP's I'm in the online Boise State University BS completion program. If you have your RRT it is only a 11 classes to finish your BS...

Tyrany Collins

Updated 10 days ago

Offering RRT exam prep material - 1 Reply

Hello, Glad to hear that you have passed your boards. Well I have been a CRT for 12 years now. I will be challenging the boards this spring. I have...


Updated 11 days ago

would you pick RT again? - 268 Replies

I've been practicing for a couple years now. Truth be told almost all of the above comments are correct. With all the training we receive very...


Updated 16 days ago

URGENT: New Graduate Advice! - 1 Reply

Move to San Antonio, Texas....I can set you up in a ltac facility....This place was my first job about a year ago....$21 an hour for CRT or $ 23 for...

A.Beck.RRT in Winnemucca, Nevada

Updated 21 days ago

i need help passing!!! - 47 Replies

i keep getting 69-74's on my crts i am horrified how will i even pass the rrt if i cant pass the crt and im a bracket of the 3 years after...

minnie min in anywhere land, Washington

Updated 24 days ago

Thinking About Respiratory Therapy? - 3 Replies

Advice from A former 2nd Year Student I quit the rt program. Not because I couldn't do it but because I did not want too. I had one semester and a...

ljk mama

Updated 24 days ago

Anyone attend Concorde Career College in CA...? - 222 Replies

What are the requirements? Did you take the advanced program? Was finding a job easy afterwards? What was salary like right after graduating?

jay2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 1 month ago

What is the best online review site to help me pass my CRT exam - 251 Replies

I found a website that had a review that was paid for by the month, you could use it for as long as you wanted. Unfortunately I lost the link and I...

Kelly kkk in Port St Lucie, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

I'm motified with the RT pay scale in Austin, Texas - 98 Replies

I recently relocated to Austin, Texas from California. Before relocating, I had contacted a registry (will remain nameless) in Austin, TX. I told...

HappyRT;) in Chula Vista, California

Updated 1 month ago

Is Respiratory Therapy worth it? - 7 Replies

I want to know is studying respiratory care going to be worth it in the end. Am i going to be able to make good money(upper middle class)? Is the job...

carebare33 in Fresno, California

Updated 1 month ago

DUI and RT licensure in California - 4 Replies

Hi, I live in California and have 2 DUI's. I am concerned that once I receive my RT license I will be put on probation. Has anyone had experience...

blueballon in Nashua, New Hampshire

Paramedic and RRT or just RRT?

I can't decide if I want to get my EMT-P cert. first and then go for RT school, or just go for RT degree. I want to become paramedic first because it...

jcnole77 in Orlando, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Respiratory Therapist QUESTIONS! How to progress. - 5 Replies

After I graduate from Concorde career college of garden grove as a registered respiratory therapist should i go back to community college then... in Richmond, British Columbia

Updated 1 month ago

looking for kettering NPS home study - 1 Reply

hey everyone, I hope you all doing well. I'm looking for NPS home study if anyone have it and want to sell it please contact me.

Jwright6105 in Mesa, Arizona

Updated 1 month ago

Where is the Best Place for a Soon to be RRT - 38 Replies

I graduate in September from Pima and plan on having my CRT and RRT completed within a few weeks after graduating. I am currently in Denver but I am...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Kettering RRT Home Study needed asap!! - 1 Reply

I'm taking the New TMC exam in March. I am in need of a full set of home study material. I prefer Kettering from word of mouth but I may consider...

Shanai1090 in Bronx, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Want to buy new edition used Kettering Review Book for Neonates/Pediatrics (NPS) - 391 Replies

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

Chuck in Uniontown, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

Kettering home study kit for sale - 1 Reply

I have all kettering CRT, RRT, Sim books and the tape for sale. No highlights in the books. I used pencil in some pages, but the books are clean....

Kgfabny in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 1 month ago

RT in NJ - 1 Reply

I just got accepted into RT at UMDNJ in Newark, NJ, which is a bridge program with my community college, HCCC. I spoke to many of my friends who work...

DON Godfather RT in Modesto, California

Updated 2 months ago

New CRT, need job advice and advice on passing the RRT simulations. - 42 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...

mplsrt in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Kettering Materials

Hello! Anyone selling AE-C, CPFT, or even Sleep Technologist study materials? I am looking to further my credentials. Especially interested in the...

jane in Stockbridge, Georgia

Updated 2 months ago

Canadian RRT's - 4 Replies

Hi everyone, I am a Canadian RRT and need some help on writing the license exams offered by the NBRC. I was given to understand I will only have to...

Daryl7826 in California


My husband is applying for a respiratory therapist position at a reputable hospital in UAE. He got intial offer, not final offer from the recruiter....

Shanai1090 in Bronx, New York

Anyone selling Kettering NPS Exam Review Books or Lindsey Jones NPS Review books?

Anyone selling Kettering NPS Exam Review Books or Lindsey Jones NPS Review books? If so please email me at . I'm looking to...

lilpapa in Dallas, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

looking to buy a used Lindsey Jones CRT/RRT materials.... - 84 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...

RT in Denver, Colorado

Updated 2 months ago

NO MORE JOBS !! - 29 Replies

I'm currently doing my clincals right now. I'm in my 8th week in my clincal site. So far, all the RT's there have been cool. Only thing that...

UnemployedRRT in Thibodaux, Louisiana

Updated 2 months ago

Surplus Respiratory Therapists in the Despairing Job Market - 13 Replies

Private Vocational Schools are pumping out surplus Respiratory Therapists. About 75% RT graduates from our program (a widely known Career school) in...

UnemployedRRT in Thibodaux, Louisiana

Updated 2 months ago

New RT graduate in california - 5 Replies

Hello all to those reading, So I just graduated three months ago. Majority of my class have had interviews and about half are working now. I'm...

UnemployedRRT in Thibodaux, Louisiana

Updated 2 months ago

Everybody on this forum is looking to buy or sell material to pass the NBRC Boards! - 1 Reply

Passing the boards will be easy compared to get a job. Your schools lied to you about the growth of this field! The jobs a few I am a respiratory...

UnemployedRRT in Thibodaux, Louisiana

Updated 2 months ago

Why does Respiratory Care have boards that nobody can pass? - 10 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,...

Honda RT in Garden Grove, California

Updated 2 months ago

Average RT pay in Houston area? - 13 Replies

Does anyone know what the average RT pay (RRT credential) is in the Houston area? I know what says but is that correct?

lomax518 in New York, New York

Updated 2 months ago

How much is your hourly wage? - 3 Replies

What is your hourly wage as an RT and please state which state or city. I am trying to get a general idea of the hourly wage, so I know how much to...

lomax518 in New York, New York

Cross coverage PICU and adult ICU

I am looking to get peoples opinions about Respiratory departments having Therapists cross cover Pediatric ICU's and adult ICU's as opposed to having...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 2 months ago

Is There Any Hope for Someone Like Me? - 4 Replies

A little background first: I have some schooling, but didn't finish. I started working years ago as a student and have managed to continue in the...

RespTherPtTp in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Drug screen within the system

Hypothetical situation to settle an in house argument. Let's say you work for a major healthcare system and you don't get random drug screen and...

RT Student in Buffalo, New York

Updated 2 months ago

Traveling Respiratory Therapist - 5 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...

Edtucker in Bridgeton, Missouri

NPS Study Material

Looking to purchase, preferrably Kettering, NPS exam study guide material if anyone is wanting to part ways with theirs. Paying $225 just seems...

quintin in Tallahassee, Florida

Top Respiratory Therapist from International Association of Respiratory Therapsits

I am wonderi9ng if anybbody knows much about the Top Respiratory Therapist instituted by Thanks.

Duncan in San Diego, California

Updated 3 months ago

Job Outlook for Respiratory Therapist Students from California College San Diego. - 6 Replies

I just retired from the Navy and I am looking for a new career. I was looking at Respiratory Therapy programs. I know Grossmont is considered one...

Gary in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Updated 3 months ago

So lets hear the truth, is respiratory therapy really a good job? - 442 Replies

I want to be a respiratory therapist but everyone keeps asking me why? what do they do? so any respiratory therapists out there, what is the answer?

andy rrt

Updated 3 months ago

If RT's save lives, why are we not as represented/respected as RN"S? - 144 Replies

I have been an RT for 14 yr's. so I know of what I speak. I have silently watched as RT's work Code Blues, weaned patients off ventilators, loved and...

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