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The Respiratory Therapist Workforce in the U.S.: Supply, Distribution, Education Pathways, and State Responses to Emergency Surges in Demand

Description
An overview of the respiratory therapist workforce across the U.S. including their practice scope and settings, supply and distribution, education and credentialing, and work force capacity with an additional focus on the emergency related concerns of COVID-19.
Author(s)
Susan M Skillman, Bianca K Frogner, Arati Dahal, Benjamin A Stubbs, Grace Guenther
Date
04/2020
Type
Document
Organizations
Center for Health Workforce Studies, University of Washington
Tagged as
Allied health · Health workforce supply and demand · Infectious diseases · Licensure and certification of health professionals · Scope of practice · Statistics and data