AARC guidance documents provide a comprehensive perspective on topics that shape the advancement of the professional and its future direction.
Current Guidance Documents
This guidance document is a resource for the state affiliates whom are considering or starting to pursue raising the licensure entry level to that of the RRT.
This paper provides guidance and considerations in the application of the AARC Position Statement: Best Practices in Respiratory Care Productivity and Staffing. It was developed to address growing concerns that inappropriate measures were being applied to determine the number of RT staff needed at a given institution.
Retired Guidance Documents
This document provides guidance in regards to other professions or occupations whose scope of practice or common procedures may overlap with respiratory therapy.