Articles by: Anne Marie Hummel

AARC Supports Improved Patient Access to Pulmonary Rehabilitation

September 16, 2021

AARC Supports Improved Patient Access to Pulmonary Rehabilitation

The AARC is joined by nine other societies in their joint comments and recommendations, which were sent to CMS.

 Anne Marie Hummel

FDA Delays Actions to Remove JUUL Products from the Market

September 10, 2021

FDA Delays Actions to Remove JUUL Products from the Market

We provide an update on the recent decision made by the FDA. Learn more.

 Anne Marie Hummel

AARC Advocates for Telehealth in Larger Medicare Package

September 9, 2021

AARC Advocates for Telehealth in Larger Medicare Package

AARC has reached out to the House and the Senate to advocate for including sections 303 and 304 of the CONNECT for Health Act as part of a larger healthcare package.

 Anne Marie Hummel

AARC Supports CMS’ Proposal to Expand Supplemental Oxygen Use

August 25, 2021

AARC Supports CMS’ Proposal to Expand Supplemental Oxygen Use

AARC, along with other pulmonary organizations, recently submitted joint comments CMS, in support of its proposed decision to expand coverage of supplemental oxygen use.

 Anne Marie Hummel

Medical Associations Create United Front to Reduce Barriers to Noninvasive Ventilation

August 5, 2021

Medical Associations Create United Front to Reduce Barriers to Noninvasive Ventilation

The AARC has partnered with several other associations to advise a revise of outdated policies on noninvasive ventilation.

 Anne Marie Hummel

AARC Joins Statement in Support of Mandated Vaccines

July 29, 2021

AARC Joins Statement in Support of Mandated Vaccines

With President Tooley’s outreach to the Board of Directors for approval, we have asked that AARC be added to the list of co-signers

 Anne Marie Hummel

AARC Wants Feds to Revise RT Qualification Standards

June 23, 2021

AARC Wants Feds to Revise RT Qualification Standards

One member brought to the advocacy team's attention that some qualification standards are capped for civilian RTs.

 Anne Marie Hummel

Report Highlights Tobacco Industry’s Predatory Marketing Techniques to Women

June 2, 2021

Report Highlights Tobacco Industry’s Predatory Marketing Techniques to Women

A report was recently made public highlighting the tobacco industry's predatory techniques, specifically towards women.

 Anne Marie Hummel

Oxygen Canisters – Should You be Concerned?

May 27, 2021

Oxygen Canisters – Should You be Concerned?

Have you been in a Walmart or CVS recently, and noticed small oxygen canisters for sale? These have become a popular item during the pandemic

 Anne Marie Hummel

The Allied Health Workforce Diversity Act has been Reintroduced!

May 19, 2021

The Allied Health Workforce Diversity Act has been Reintroduced!

The Allied Health Workforce Diversity Act was reintroduced in the 117th Congress yesterday afternoon, May 18, in both the House and Senate.

 Anne Marie Hummel

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