California Makes the RRT Mandatory
Legislation regarding the respiratory care profession passed the final hurdle yesterday when California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a bill that will make the RRT credential mandatory for respiratory therapists practicing in the state.
Time to Touch Base on HR 2619
With the August Congressional recess just around the corner, make plans now to contact your Representative and Senators.
Become a DRIVER
This week, the Drive4COPD began a new challenge for AARC members. We are asking AARC members to become DRIVERS and screen those in the community.
RTs Can Help Influence Tobacco Policies
As a respiratory therapist treating individuals with chronic lung disease, you have seen firsthand the devastating effect use of tobacco products has on the health and lifestyle of your patients. That’s why it’s important for you to share your experiences with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as they look to expand their regulatory authority.
Good Press: AARC Members in the News
We have another great list of newsmakers to share