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31 Oct

Celebrations Abound for RC Week 2019

RC Week 2019 is now complete, and with a theme revolved around caring, you’ll want to keep it going all year long. AARC Members celebrated big for the week. See how your colleagues spent the week. Elmhurst Rehab Facility The Elmhurst Rehab Facility in Providence Rhode Island held a Better Breathers Club Meeting with guest… Read more »

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24 Oct

November is COPD Awareness Month

November is National COPD Awareness Month, and a great opportunity to help educate your patients about COPD. According to the American Lung Association, an estimated 15.3 million Americans suffer from COPD, and several additional millions likely have COPD and don’t even know it. Early diagnosis and treatment can help people with COPD improve their quality… Read more »

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24 Oct

Good Press – October 2019

This month’s edition of Good Press features AARC members sharing their journey on degree advancement, discussing the dangers and concerns of vaping, helping pregnant moms quit smoking, and earning distinguished recognitions.

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17 Oct

AARC Election 2020 Results Announced

Voting in AARC Election 2020 ended on October 3, and President Karen Schell has announced the results. The results of this year’s officers and directors election are: President-Elect Sheri Tooley, BSRT, RRT-NPS, CPFT, AE-C Directors-at-Large Kerry McNiven, MS, RRT Raymond Pisani, BSRC, RRT, RRT-ACCS, RRT- NPS, FAARC Karen Schell will continue her second year as… Read more »

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16 Oct

RC Week Celebrated by Colleagues Across the Globe

Did you know that Respiratory Care Week is celebrated all over the world? In fact, Saleem N. Hamilah, BS, RCP, a respiratory therapist in Yemen, shares how he and his team celebrates the week. Hamilah believes RC Week, complete with the annual materials developed for the week, helps raise the awareness of the respiratory therapist’s… Read more »

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16 Oct

Outpatient COPD Clinic

Enable cookies to see embeded content. As part of Big Ideas Theater 2018, Scott Daniel, RRT, from Dixie Regional Medical Center, discusses his hospital’s establishment of an outpatient COPD clinic as a way to better serve and educate their patients. Watch More Big Ideas Theater Big Ideas Theater 2018 was filmed at the AARC Congress… Read more »

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14 Oct

Are You Ready for Congress?

We are in the final countdown to Congress—are you ready? We put together a quick Congress Checklist to help you plan and prepare so you’ll have a great Congress experience. ✓ Register Online All Through Congress AARC Congress 2019 is filled with great sessions to help you brush up on your skills and knowledge of… Read more »

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