BSc Respiratory Care Technology
BSc Respiratory care technology is an under graduate level bachelors degree program. Technically, it is an allied health science training program. The course duration is Three years and Six months. This study program deals with respiratory problems, its diagnosis and treatments. The course trains students in respiratory care related areas.
The main career task of a respiratory care technologist is to assist qualified Doctors in procedures like evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients. The academic program (B.Sc Respiratory Care Technology) consists of a unique blend of classroom lectures and practical training. After Three years of academic program students will get an internship program with a period of six months.
What is respiratory care technology all about? What’s the scope associated with this field?
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BSc Respiratory Care Technology: Details & Scope
BSc Respiratory Care Technology candidate need to pass Higher Secondary or 10+2 medical or equivalent as minimum 45 percentage of marks. Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care Technology is a relatively new branch of Allied Health Sciences. They are work with doctors and other health care professionals for treat and care of patients who have breathing issue or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Respiratory technologists can perform diagnostic tests and physical examination (limited).
In this program students will get a knowledge of diagnose and treat cardiopulmonary problems and to help patients maintain their cardiopulmonary health.
Career: B.Sc Respiratory Care Technology
If you pass out your degree, and completed you training, you have enough opportunities in healthcare industry. Respiratory technologists can find jobs in the various departments of hospitals. They are
- Respiratory care unit
- Anesthesiology Medicine
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Intensive care units
- Emergency departments
- Operating rooms
- Neonatal nurseries
- Critical care teams in hospitals
- Nursing homes
- Clinics and health care centers
- Pulmonary rehab centers
- Wellness centers
- Diagnostic laboratories
- Educational institutions etc..
Successfully completed Respiratory Therapy graduates can start their career as Junior Respiratory Therapists in hospitals or other public or private health care centers. Respiratory Therapy graduates can also work in offices of physicians or other health practitioners, nursing care facilities and home healthcare services.
If you are interested in teaching career, you can make a successful career as a faculty position at a college of respiratory care technology or as a clinical education coordinator in a hospital
Respiratory Technologist is able to carrying out tasks such as –
- Giving medication
- Monitoring relevant equipment
- Carrying out tests
- Monitoring rehabilitation of patients
He/she is trained in areas such as –
- Clinical Respiratory Technology
- Applied Respiratory Technology
- Advanced Respiratory Technology
B.Sc Respiratory Care Technology program makes students and turns them into skilled respiratory care technologists.
The B.Sc Respiratory Care Technology Academic program have a duration of Three years, and the the students will get internship program after their academic completion with a period of six to twelve months.
|Duration||3 Years 6 Months|
|Examination Type||Semester System|
|Eligibility||Passing 10+2 from a Recognized Board|
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Christian College Bangalore
No.150/6, Horamavu-Agara, Hennur Main Road, K.R.Puram, Bangalore – 560043. India
The student must have a completion of higher secondary schooling (10+2) from a recognized board of education. E.g.: Karnataka state or other equivalent with English having minimum 45% grades.
3.5 Years (Three Years and Six Months)