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29-1126 Respiratory Therapists

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.

Therapists (broad occupation)

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners (minor group)

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Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009