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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0812

Title: Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to administer general respiratory care procedures under the supervision of respiratory therapists in a variety of clinical settings. Includes instruction in patient data collection and monitoring, airway management, installation of nebulizers and other respiratory assistance devices, application and monitoring of breathing gases, equipment operation and maintenance, safety and sanitation procedures, and applicable regulations.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0812 Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant. No substantive changes 51.0812 Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant.
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