Respiratory care practitioners in Florida are obligated to understand current laws and rules that govern the practice of respiratory care. The right to practice respiratory care is granted by states to protect patients who need respiratory care services, and respiratory therapists are obligated to provide care under the rules of Florida's Respiratory Care Act. This two-hour course includes information from Florida Statutes Chapter 456, which applies to all licensed healthcare professionals; Chapter 468, Part V, The Respiratory Care Act; and Chapter 64B32 of the Florida Administrative Code.
Erin Tully-Tennant is a Registered Respiratory Therapist. She has eleven years of experience working in the hospital industry, 6 of which are in Florida. Her primary focus is critical care. Erin holds a bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy from Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ. She is also currently pursuing a master's degree soon. Currently, Erin serves as a charge therapist and clinical education at Holmes Region Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida.
Certificates provided by accrediting body (2 Match)
American Association for Respiratory Care
Florida Board of Respiratory Care
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