Course Description

RSP 377 Respiratory Care Clinical Experience III
2 cr.
Offered: Fall
Prerequisite: Successful completion of RSP 271 through RSP 277, and RSP 374.

Students will work under supervision in hospital intensive care and neonatal intensive care environments, assessing acutely ill patients, performing and evaluating therapies, and setting up, adjusting and monitoring mechanical ventilation. The emphasis in this course is the technical nature of mechanical ventilation.