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METC Trains Army, Navy Students to be Respiratory Therapy Techs
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JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Students in the Army/Navy Respiratory Therapy program at the Medical Education and Training Campus, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, connect the "patient" - a simulation mannequin - to a mechanical ventilator. The METC Respiratory Therapy program teaches students the skills necessary to function as respiratory therapists in critical care areas in order to provide care to patients with a variety of lung diseases or disorders. Graduates of the program earn an associate degree.


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