Clinical Education

Sites & Training

respiratory workClinical sites utilized by the Cardio-Respiratory Care Sciences Department are major hospitals in the region:

Students are exposed to: Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Sleep Lab, Bronchoscopy Lab, Cleaning and Sterilization, and the Pulmonary Function Lab.

Clinical training includes:

  • Burn ICU
  • Cardiac ICU
  • Medical ICU
  • Neurological ICU
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Respiratory ICU
  • Surgical ICU
  • Trauma ICU
  • Pediatric ICU, and
  • the Emergency department.

Each clinical is structured to maximize the educational experiences of the student. The wide variety of patient conditions and intensive care units allows the student a unique clinical experience that gives the student valuable exposure to many conditions that may not be typically seen in smaller hospitals. The Cardio-Respiratory Care Sciences department is fortunate to have a wide variety of clinical sites that maximize teaching and learning experience.


Photos: Courtesy of American Association for Respiratory Care


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