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June 3, 2009

80% Discounts on Summer Forum Workshops
Everyone is looking for extra value these days, and the Summer Forum, coming up this July in Marco Island, FL, delivers with 80% discounts on two great post-session workshops for folks attending the main meeting: Mechanical Ventilation for Managers and Educators and Pediatrics for Educators and Managers. The first is approved for 8 CRCEs; the second for 3.5 CRCEs.

Try AARC Benchmarking for FREE
Managers interested in comparing their departments to others should check out the 2-month FREE subscription to our Benchmarking System. Start gathering accurate data to support administrative decision-making and promote best professional practices in your facility.

Hello is also Hola!
The popular "Hello, I'm Your Respiratory Therapist" brochure from AARC is now available in Spanish. Packaged and priced just like the Hello brochure, you can use it to explain to your Spanish-speaking patients and families what you do. Order online or contact Customer Service.

Management Section Members: New Benefit Just for You
Sharing best practices—especially those that save on costs—has never been more important. Now Management Section members have a new tool to allow them to do just that. Our Best Practice Depot just went online and is filling up with proven strategies for success.

Push That Vent for Community Awareness
Looking for a fun way to raise awareness about the profession and funds for local lung health issues at the same time? The ARCF’s Ventilator 5K has everything you need.

ND Members Fight for Tobacco Cessation and WIN
When the North Dakota legislature threatened to step back from a voter mandate to more fully fund tobacco cessation programs in the state, the NDSRC stepped up. Find out what they did and how it kept this important program on the table.

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