NSRC President Lisa Fuchs was one of 30 leaders who attended the 2018 AARC Leadership Boot Camp, hosted by AARC staff and volunteers. Representing 22 state societies, the leaders enjoyed a weekend of training, sharin ...
The AARC's 2018 Vitrual Lobby Campain kicked off today and runs through May 2. During this time, the AARC will work to get Congressional support a telehealth pilot focused solely on respiratory therapists (RT) as telehealth practitioners.
"This program will give us the chance to gather information on both the health impact and costs associated with these services," according to the AARC's Virtual Lobby program. "It will also provide a platform to demonstrate the expertise RTs bring to the health care system and their patients. We’ve already received positive feedback from key telehealth proponents about the pilot."
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
- Recruiting and retention activities
- Legislation/advocacy events
- Promoting public awareness
- Collaboration with other health care organizations
- Student activities
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.
The AARC has activated its Disaster Relief Fund for AARC members who have sustained property loss or damage as a result of Hurricane Harvey and the massive flooding it has caused throughout areas of South Texas. Membe ...