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Respiratory Therapy License


Each state has specific licensure requirements. In Texas, you must hold the Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) license issued by the Texas Medical Board (TMB) to practice respiratory therapy. Information on the RCP can be found on the TMB website


Respiratory Therapist License RTL) serves as an objective free web source of information to anyone interested in a career as a Respiratory Therapist, detailing the specific licensing requirements enforced by each state‚Äôs Board of Respiratory Care. From education standards and exam study guides, to national certification options and license maintenance requirements, RTL strives to serve as a comprehensive resource that will make it easier to choose the right school, qualify for licensure and maintain credentials through continuing education. You can access information through the RTL Website.