BS Respiratory Therapy is now becoming a popular career choice for anyone who is wishing to enter the health care profession and for those who wants to work at once in any health care facilities after graduating in this four year program without necessarily taking any licensure examination in the Philippines. The Respiratory Therapy Program in Lorma Colleges prepare students for a bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy and from there, graduates can work in both home care, private and public health care settings, assisting patients with cardiopulmonary abnormalities or deficiencies.
The four year program offered by Lorma Colleges consists of general health science education subjects and professional subjects. The fourth year level is the internship program where student are assigned in accredited training hospitals in La Union, Baguio and in the National Capital Region. The students are on rotational duties in different sections of one or more hospitals such as Pulmonary Diagnostics, General Respiratory Care, Adult Intensive Care Unit & Pediatric Care unit, and Sleep Laboratory. Aside from the trainings that our students experienced from our base hospital, the Lorma Medical Center, students enrolled in BS Respiratory Therapy will be expose to other hospitals including Saint Louis University- Hospital of the Sacred Heart in Baguio City and the prestigious Lung Center of the Philippines located in Quezon City, Metro Manila.
This course is under the College of Physical and Respiratory Therapy.