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Jwennerberg

Updated 34 minutes ago

Doing well on the new NBRC board exams as from January 2015 - 55 Replies

[QUOTE who="themainevent in Santa Rosa, California"]Hey guys/gals would it be helpful if I put together a study guide/blog/ebook that would help you...

Formerly Unemployed RRT

Updated 1 day ago

Just passed the ACCS exam I am know a, RRT-ACCS, NPS, RPFT and still unemployed! - 25 Replies

[QUOTE who="RRT-NPS in Fremont, California"]Hospitals are not hiring seasoned RT's. Here in California it appears they only hire new grads or those...

JC1978 in New Britain, Connecticut

Updated 1 month ago

a good career choice? - 1373 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....

Career Advisor in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Updated 1 month ago

Stay far, far away from Respiratory!!!! - 14 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...

Dale@d3alphadog.com in Escondido, California

Updated 2 months ago

felony........ - 96 Replies

Iv'e been looking intently into the rct/rt feild intensly. the director of the school i talked to said that with my felony it is possible but alot...

James in Alexandria, Virginia

Updated 2 months ago

Professional Resume Writing for Respiratory - 3 Replies

I am graduating soon, and I am looking for a Professional Resume Writer. Any recommendations?

Dale@d3alphadog.com in Escondido, California

Updated 2 months ago

Finding a job as a RT in San Diego - 17 Replies

I graduated in January top of my class (3.96 GPA). I took my CRT and RRT and passed them both first time up. I have my current California License,...

Dale@d3alphadog.com in Escondido, California

Updated 2 months ago

HARD TO FIND JOBS IN THIS FIELD! R U SERIOUS!:( - 224 Replies

I have been read a lot of this comments and r u serious that there r job shortage for RT's I am starting school soon and I don't want to waste time...

BradleyRTstudent in minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 2 months ago

Is Respiratory Therapy worth it? - 9 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...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

What's it like being a Respiratory Therapist? Curious student. - 2 Replies

I am currently finished with my first year of nursing school, and let me tell you, I HATED IT. The thought of finishing up, quitting, and never...

LinkLaura in San Diego, California

Updated 2 months ago

So lets hear the truth, is respiratory therapy really a good job? - 431 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?

Sopha in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 2 months ago

i need help passing!!! - 28 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...

Steve RRT-NPS in New Hampshire

Updated 2 months ago

NPS Exam - 7 Replies

I am going to be taking the NPS exam in two weeks. Just wondering if anyone has any information on the questions that are on the exam. I did pretty...

stefanie123maria in Placentia, California

Updated 2 months ago

looking to buy a used Lindsey Jones CRT/RRT materials.... - 89 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...

Sleep Nerd in Washington, Illinois

Updated 2 months ago

Polysomnography AKA Sleep Technology - 5 Replies

Hi, I have my associates degree in science( not allied ), took A&P 1 and 2, medical term etc. There is a program, and it would only take me 9...

Elena Barron in Torrance, California

Job outlook in a small town

Is it easier or harder to get a Respiratory Therapist in a small town?

Hobo2012 in California

Updated 3 months ago

Which is better nursing or respiratory therapist? - 150 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...

chrisrogers123 in Montreal, Quebec

Updated 3 months ago

Is a Bachelors Degree in RT necessary? What about the BS in RT that is offerred by CCSD? - 163 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...

chrisrogers123 in Montreal, Quebec

Updated 3 months ago

Have my BS in Bio, want to become an RT - 4 Replies

I graduated with a BS in Biology last June and I'm interested in pursuing a career in Respiratory Therapy. However, I'm aware that a bachelor's...

ebusinessatyahoodotcom in Houston, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

2015 Kettering vs. Lindsay Jones study kit? - 1 Reply

I am graduating in ten weeks. I intend to get Kettering or Lindsay Jones home study kit. What do you think of the new study systems? Do they differ...

carebare33 in monterey, California

Updated 3 months ago

respiratory therapist student new grad with misdemeanor dui - 2 Replies

I wanted to share my misdemeanor DUI experience with the RCB in California There is hundreds of stories and blogs for RN's even resident doctors on...

carebare33 in Fresno, California

Updated 3 months ago

New RT graduate in california - 7 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...

Charles_Conley in Henderson, Nevada

Updated 3 months ago

NBRC ruined my life- plese help! - 323 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...

Formerly Unemployed RRT in Austin, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

would you pick RT again? - 269 Replies

If you had to pick a career over again knowing what you know now about RT, would you still choose to be a respiratory therapist?

Formerly Unemployed RRT in Austin, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

RT is the biggest mistake in my life - 37 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.

Formerly Unemployed RRT in Austin, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

current respiratory therapy student and i want out - 26 Replies

I'm a second year student, finished all of my competencies, got one more semester and a summer left of classes and clinicals yet I DO NOT want to be...

Gina in Royal Oak, Michigan

Updated 3 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.

jp in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 3 months ago

Canadian RRT, what american exam do I have to write? - 2 Replies

Hi, I am a Canadian RRT for 20 years and looking to go to the States. I know I have to write a NBRC exam. There are two of them, the multiple...

Gary in Uniontown, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

New! Respiratory Therapy CRT /RRTTherapist Multiple Choice (TMC)  - 1 Reply

Anyone selling their review materials, please email me: amaggay1533@yahoo.com

Gary in Uniontown, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Review materials to help pass the CRT/RRT exam - 2 Replies

Can anyone recommend any study materials to study for the CRT/RRT? My classmates and I took a mock CRT recently for the first time and we all failed...

Gary in Uniontown, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Need help with rrt clinical simulation! - 4 Replies

Hi everyone, I just graduated from respiratory care program a few months ago. Took my CRT and RRT Written and passed on the first try (Yay!). But...

Denny in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Go to RN school!! That's my best advise to anyone wanting to go into the medical field. Either that or Ultrasound..... - 4 Replies

All of these questions I see are several months old...I mean 9mo. and 21 mo. one even from 2009..WTH! Surely by now these people have all figured it...

amvem in Hatfield, Pennsylvania

Latest TMC Book

Anyone selling the new review book. Please email me: amaggay1533@yahoo.com Thanks.

roRRT in San Antonio, Texas

NPS Audio

I'm looking to buy the NPS audio set, not really needing any review/workbook.

kevintraATrocketmailcom in Richardson, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Looking for RT blogger student and experience RT - 1 Reply

Hi I have open a new RT website. Looking for student RT blogger or experience RT who will like to share their experience, new research news etc. If...

timothy whalen in Medford, Oregon

Updated 4 months ago

Accreditation For RT in California - 4 Replies

I was looking into this field and wanted to know what schools people recommended if I was going to try to start this. Also what accreditation bodies...

jkw in Sunnyvale, California

Updated 4 months ago

Concord Career College RT program - 1 Reply

I am thinking about going to school at Concorde Career college in Portland Oregon. Their program for RT is expensive, but I was hoping I could get...

Lhopeless in Cody, Wyoming

Updated 4 months ago

Kettering CPFT or RPFT - 88 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...

Bijo Joseph in Spring Hill, Tennessee

Updated 4 months ago

looking for kettering NPS home study - 3 Replies

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.

cgraywork in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

Average pay for RTs in Phoenix, AZ - 10 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm at the end of my first year of RT school and am just wondering how RTs are paid in the phoenix area.. so this questions is aimed...

Dre in Litchfield, Ohio

Updated 4 months ago

Anyone attend Concorde Career College in CA...? - 223 Replies

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

madmax85 in Bronx, New York

Should I go for Respiratory Therapist or Social Work?

Im 30/yr old male and living in NYC. Im currently finishing up the associates for Human services. im planning to get my Bachelors and masters in...

T ART in Heartlane, Kansas

Updated 4 months ago

URGENT: New Graduate Advice! - 3 Replies

Hello! I graduated in April 2014. I got my license in August 2014. I have not found a job yet and getting really desperate due to finances. Does...

T ART in Heartlane, Kansas

Updated 4 months ago

CRT/ RRT/ EMT 1.5 years looking for work - 4 Replies

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...

Emma ot in New Hampshire

Updated 4 months ago

Respiratory: I already want to change careers - 5 Replies

After 1 semester of book work and just starting my clinical rotation...Clinical Rotations, thats all it took.....im already looking to change...

jnrags@clear.net in Glendale Heights, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

Kettering MP3 player and practice tests FS - 2 Replies

I have the newest Kettering MP3 audio for sale. Took the seminar in June and bought it there. For anyone who hasnt taken Kettering, this is the next...

rolo78 in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Study Guides - 5 Replies

RPFT exam study guide and workbook from Kettering I'll sell for half what I paid- they're used (lots of studying) and I passed CPFT and RPFT exams...

Yahya in Oak Park, Illinois

Looking for Lindsey Jones NPS materials

Hi all, I'll be taking my NPS for the first time by the end of this month and I was looking for good study materials. I have read very good...

Elena Barron in Torrance, California

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...

cross in Santa Rosa, California

Updated 5 months ago

NBRC- RRT- Clinical Portion - 239 Replies

Hey everyone, I am on the lookout for some help with attempting the RRT- Clinical portion offered by the NBRC. If there's anyone whose attempted...

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