Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of respiratory therapy technicians. Initiate and conduct therapeutic procedures; maintain patient records; and select, assemble, check, and operate equipment.
|Primary Industry||Health Science|
|Indiana Average Salary||$54,270.00|
|Average Time to Fill||35 days|
|Typical Education||Associate's degree|
|Typical Experience||Over 6 months, up to and including 1 year|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||529|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||4.55 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||2,757|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||20.74 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|First Aid Cpr Aed|
|Respiratory Care Procedures|
|Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)|