News Now @ AARC

May 20, 2010

Last Chance to Save on Summer Meetings Registration
This Friday, May 21, is your last chance to take advantage of earlybird registration for the Summer Meetings on Marco Island, FL, July 16–18. So take a look at the program and then sign up today.

Association Gauging Interest in Simulation Roundtable
The AARC is currently seeking member input on the formation of a Simulation Roundtable. Click on the link to take our short survey. If established, the Roundtable would provide members with a formal means by which to share information and ideas on this growing area of respiratory care.

AARC Activates Disaster Relief Fund
Devastating floods in Tennessee have spurred the AARC to activate its Disaster Relief Fund. If you suffered a loss of property in the flooding this spring, you may be eligible for a grant from your professional association.

Next Week’s Webcast Addresses Communication
Next Wednesday’s webcast on “Effective Communication: a Vital Component of Patient Care” promises to deliver the essential components you need to ensure patient safety within the patient care team. Register today to hear Darnetta Clinkscale, MBA, RRT, address this important topic, and earn one FREE CRCE for participating in the live session.

LTOT Quiz: Test Your Knowledge
Don’t forget to take our short, five question quiz on long term oxygen therapy. Your participation will help the Home Care Section identify ways to make respiratory care more “seamless” for patients heading home on oxygen.

Second Group of Spring Bulletins Online Now
The Long Term Care, Management, Neonatal-Pediatrics, Sleep, and Surface & Air Transport Sections have all published the Spring editions of their Section Bulletins.

Good Press: AARC Members in the News
Lots of great articles in this edition, including a touching story about an AARC member’s young son and his need for a heart transplant, and a profile of a new member of our profession and how she overcame the odds to be an RT.

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