Job Description: The respiratory specialist is primarily responsible for helping with the management of a respiratory unit by administering respiratory therapy and performing pulmonary function tests under the supervision of a physician or nurse anesthetist. The respiratory specialist is strictly an advanced level position. Job duties include: examining and treating emergency or battlefield patients; interviewing patients and recording their medical histories; preparing blood samples for laboratory analysis; keeping health records and clinical files up-to-date.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 68V
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $46,733
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: ST: 102
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Medical & Emergency
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