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Elections to the Nebraska Society for Respiratory Care Board of Directors are approaching quickly, according to board member Melissa Gulizia. "We are always looking for those therapists that would like to be progressive and become involved in the future of our profession!"
Gulizia said the commitment is not as strenuous as in the past. All quarterly board meetings can be attended via webinar or phone, so travel is no longer an issue.
These board positions are open for election this year:
The ballot for the 2022 NSRC elections is now available for your vote. Please take the 3 minutes and make your voice count! Your vote is important!
The voting closes on April 4th, 2022. The link for voting is:
The NSRC is hosting two Town Hall meetings to talk about changes to our scope of Practice. Please listen about the process and what you can do to help, said Heather Nichols, president.
Meeting times are
- Oct 12, 730 p.m. Central/6:30 p.m. Mountain Time.
- Oct 13 12:00 noon Central/11:00 a.m. Mountain Time.
Much of the wording in regards to respiratory services is outdated, and the scope of respiratory practice has not been updated since 1986, which could lead to respiratory therapists not being utilized to the full extent within their scope of practice, Nichols said. With that, the Nebraska Society for Respiratory Care has applied for a 407 to update the definition of respiratory care and current practices.