News Now @ AARC

September 15, 2010

Mark Your Calendar for a 24-Hour Sale
The AARC Respiratory Catalog is offering a special 24-hour sale price for AARC Members only on the 2010 Official RC Week T-Shirt. The t-shirts will be only $8.00 each for any size (Medium through 3XL), a savings of over 30%. The sale runs from noon Wednesday Sept 22 to noon Thursday Sept 23. Order online with a credit card, fax your purchase order, or call customer service with your credit card during that 24-hour period to take advantage of this special price.

RC Week Fun
Take your picture in front of a local landmark while wearing your 2010 official RC Week t-shirt. Send your picture to and see it published on Identify yourself and the landmark.

Save Money and Sleep in Comfort in Vegas
Book your AARC Congress room in the official room block and receive a Las Vegas Hilton Dining Deals coupon book worth $100 in food and beverage specials. Coupons will be valid at TJ's Steakhouse, Benihana, Paradise Cafe and others. You'll also enjoy a range of newly updated rooms at the Las Vegas Hilton. Every sleeping area has been redone and upgraded and the Premium and Resorts rooms have been completely rebuilt. New amenities
include a 37" plasma television, CD and MP3 player.

Ad Reaches Millions in Drive4COPD Campaign
AARC is featured with its other partners in an ad appearing in Time magazine. Keep the momentum going by sending emails to your friends and planning RC Week screening events.

Benchmarking Adds Two Committee Members
The AARC’s Benchmarking Committee has added two new members to help guide the project. Cheryl Hoerr, interim Management Section Chair, and Marc Mays, director of respiratory therapy at The Ohio State University Hospitals, were recently appointed.  See how you compare to other hospitals through the program.

Good Press:  AARC Members in the News
Enjoy reading about your fellow members by following their media exploits.  From awards and kudos to humanitarian innovations, see if there’s someone you know.

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