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Register online for 2018 state conference

Participants and vendors can now register online for the 39th Annual Nebraska Society for Respiratory Care Conference.

The event ​will ​take ​place ​April ​26-27 ​at ​The ​Graduate ​ ​Conference ​Center ​located ​in ​the ​Haymarket, ​Lincoln, ​NE. ​ ​ From ​acute ​care ​to ​home ​care ​there ​is ​something ​for ​every ​Respiratory ​Therapist. ​Attendees ​will ​enjoy ​dynamic ​presentations, ​fun ​entertainment, ​and ​time ​to ​network ​with ​fellow ​therapists ​from ​across ​the ​state. ​ ​ ​

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NSRC vying for 2018 Summit Award

The NSRC is seeking information from its members so we can compete for the 2018 Summit Award.

All of these activities or events are recognized through the AARC Summit Award:

  • Education/CRCE activities
  • Membership
  • Recruiting and retention activities
  • Legislation/advocacy events
  • Promoting public awareness
  • Benefits
  • Collaboration with other health care organizations
  • Scholarships
  • Student activities
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Students raise funds for wildfire victims

President elect Lisa Fuchs and students

President elect Lisa Fuchs, center and students from Nebraska Methodist College

 

Respiratory Care students at Nebraska Methodist College have been raising funds to help prevent smoke inhalation injuries that can be caused by the wildfires in Southern California.

A $400 check from the student group is now on the way to the America Red Cross with the request that the money be used for masks and whatever supplies are most needed to assist with the disaster, according to the NMC blog.

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Board nominations due Jan. 8

We want you! The NSRC’s Election Committee is looking for great candidates for the following Board of Directors positions:

  • President-elect.
  • Vice president-elect.
  • Secretary.
  • Director — Outstate Nebraska — Area 3.
  • Delegate B.
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Celebrate Respiratory Care Week Oct. 22-28

Respiratory Care Week 2017

National Respiratory Care Week, Oct. 22 – 28, celebrates respiratory therapists and the profession overall.  Members of the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) take this time to educate their community and colleagues about what they do and the vital value respiratory therapists deliver each day to patients.

The AARC would like members to send the AARC their photos and stories of how they celebrate #RCWEEK17.

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