National Compensation Survey - Wages
A098 RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS
Major Occupational Groups: A
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MOG A—Professional Occupations
Health Assessment And Treating Occupations
- A098 RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS
- Exclude Therapy Assistants (K446).
Administer respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardio-pulmonary system, while under supervision of physician and by prescription. Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, as well as equipment function.
Last modified: October 16, 2001