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29 Aug

Show How Your Team Cares

El Camino Health team members host an information table at their community health fair This Respiratory Care Week, show your colleagues and community how your team cares for patients. We asked AARC Members to share examples of how their team demonstrates their care for patients. Get Ready to Celebrate #RCWEEK19 Building Unity Members of the… Read more »

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26 Aug

Invest in Your Success at AARC Congress

Where can you go to see the latest technology in respiratory care, learn from thought-leaders in the profession, and network with fellow RTs and other clinicians from across the country and around the world? There is one place that stands head and shoulders above the rest, and that place is the AARC International Respiratory Convention… Read more »

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21 Aug

39 Preceptors Recognized for Outstanding Performance

Now in its third year, the AARC Preceptor Recognition Program recognizes preceptors (instructors) whose leadership and mentoring skills stand out. The AARC presented a record-breaking 39 members with this distinction. Here are your 2019 Awardees: Chelsea Babco, BS, RRT, RRT-ACCS, Seton Medical Center of Austin (TX) Gerri Barnes, BS, RRT, RRT-NPS, Ann and Robert H…. Read more »

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20 Aug

AARC Bylaws Amendments Presented to Membership

AARC bylaws amendments have recently undergone a first reading by the AARC Board of Directors and House of Delegates. At this time, all AARC members have the opportunity to weigh in on the proposed changes. Proposed AARC bylaws amendments Download PDF The proposed amendments shows suggested updates and the current version. All members have 45… Read more »

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19 Aug

September is Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) has designated September as Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month. During this global month-long awareness campaign, the PFF has provided resources to help you educate your patients about this rare disease. Resources to help you promote Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month, such as a planning toolkit as well as social media campaign items,… Read more »

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14 Aug

Preventing VAE

Enable cookies to see embeded content. Michael Klompas, MPH, MD, from the Harvard Business School, discusses the changes in CDC guidelines regarding tracking ventilator associated events (VAE). He also offers tips and suggestions for RTs looking to prevent VAE. Watch More Big Ideas Theater Big Ideas Theater 2018 was filmed at the AARC Congress 2018… Read more »

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07 Aug

Value of AARC University

Lifelong learning remains paramount for respiratory therapists. While maintaining your license and credentials necessitates this learning, so too does the need for continual improvement and growth in your career. AARC University, a premier benefit for AARC Members, is the AARC’s online learning portal. You can register for a course, learn from the course content, pass… Read more »

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