January 13, 2011
26 Webcast Tackles Public Health Emergencies
Sign up now for our Jan. 26 webcast and hear Richard Branson speak on
the role of the respiratory therapist in preparing for mass respiratory
public health emergencies. Branson will be using information from the
national ventilator survey coordinated by the AARC to address the resources
currently available to support ventilator dependent children and adults.
AARC members earn one free CRCE for attending the live session.
in Northeast Show Their Commitment
Respiratory therapists working during the recent northeast blizzard proved
their mettle when several walked for miles in the snow to get to their
patients. Others stayed on site for days. Bravo!
Last Chance to Submit Congress RFPs
You have till next Wednesday to submit proposals for lectures or programs for the 2011 AARC International Respiratory Congress, Nov. 5–8 in Tampa, FL, so start brainstorming topics you’d like to know more about and then use our Easy Street submission portal to weigh in with your suggestions.
Not sure how to do it? There’s a video tutorial on the webpage that shows exactly how it works.
Stewart Shares Goals for 2011
AARC President Karen Stewart outlined her goals and objectives for the
new year during her acceptance speech at the AARC International Respiratory
Congress in Las Vegas.
the Gap' on Better Care for Patients
Carolyn Clancy, MD, director of the Agency of Healthcare Research and
Policy, inspired attendees to be advocates for their patients in this
excerpt of her Keynote Address.
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