Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

RTH 203 - Respiratory Therapy Practicum IV

Course Description

This course is a supervised clinical practice.

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

Administer bronchopulmonary hygiene and ventilator support to neonatal and pediatric patients.
Perform respiratory care in the subacute setting.
Administer bronchopulmonary hygiene and ventilatory support to critically ill adult patients.
Perform and recommend cardiovascular diagnostic testing as appropriate to respiratory care.

Credit Hours: 6

Lab Hours: 12

Course Prerequisites: RTH 201, RTH 204 Coreq: RTH 202, RTH 205