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AARC Webcasts are online educational events that take place right on your computer. AARC members can attend a live event and earn free CRCE© credit or watch a past program and take a quick test for credit.

Pre-registration is required for live events. Check your email for confirmation and further instructions after registering. CRCE Content Designation is provided to assist members seeking courses to satisfy the NBRC's Continuing Competency Requirements and the requirements of some states for specific content areas. If no content designation is provided, then the course is not designated as a specialty content course and should meet the requirements for continuing education of state boards.

COVID-19: Clinical and Operational Lessons

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Category Adult Acute Care Speaker Lewis Rubinson, MD, PhD Date May 26, 2020 1:00 PM

The US has been preparing for an influenza pandemic for several years. However, the current pandemic caused by novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has demanded flexibility and unique responses from the health care system in general and respiratory therapists specifically. This presentation will focus on what we know to date about the COVID-19 pandemic and lessons learned from both a clinical and operations perspective.

This Live AARC webcast is approved for 1.0 CRCE

This course is sponsored by an unrestricted education grant from Draeger Medical Inc.

Artificial Airway Suctioning and Clearance in 2020

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Category Patient Safety Speaker Brady Scott MS, RRT, RRT-ACCS, AE-C, FAARC Date Jun 10, 2020 1:00 PM

Maintaining a patent airway is vital in patients with artificial airways. This presentation will discuss the clinical indications for artificial airway clearance, identify hazards associated with airway clearance, and discuss novel airway clearance devices in specific clinical cases.

This Live AARC webcast is approved for 1.0 CRCE

This course is sponsored by an unrestricted education grant from Medline Industries Inc.

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Non-Pharmacologic Methods of Airway Clearance

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Category Clinical Practice Speaker Terry Volsko MBA, MHHS, RRT, CMTE, FAARC Date Jun 25, 2020 1:00 PM

Providing airway clearance therapy for both acute and chronic disease processes is common for respiratory therapists. This presentation will focus on indications for airway clearance, discuss the evidence available for various airway clearance techniques, and how the evidence can be applied in clinical practice.

This Live AARC webcast is approved for 1.0 CRCE

This course is sponsored by an unrestricted education grant from Monaghan Medical Corporation.

Pharmacologic Methods of Airway Clearance

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Category Clinical Practice Speaker Doug Gardenhire EdD, RRT, RRT-NPS, FAARC Date Jul 8, 2020 1:00 PM

Using inhaled medication for airway clearance is common though not always rooted in the evidence. This presentation will focus on specific pharmacologic agents, including indications, contradictions, effectiveness, and hazards of each agent. The presentation will also focus on how the evidence for each agent can be applied to clinical practice.

This Live AARC Webcast is approved for 1.0 CRCE