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2015
ISRC Board Meetings

 

January 16, 2015

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Ivy Tech Community College/Lawrence Campus
Room 361
9301 East 59th Street, Indianapolis, In.  46216
Click Here for a Map & Directions


April 17, 2015

12:00pm to 4:00pm.

Conference Call Meeting  (info to come)


June 26, 2015

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Conference Call Meeting  (info to come)


October 7, 2015

5:30pm to 8:30pm

Wyndham Indianapolis West

2544 Executive Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46241

 


 

If you interested in attending a Kettering Review Session in the Michigan City area, please call

Amy Richardson

(219) 877-1565

 


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AARC URM Survey

Help us update the AARC’s Uniform Reporting Manual.

 
 

 

 Standards Resource Center

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If you have an Indiana address (home/work) and are a member of the AARC, you are AUTOMATICALLY a member of the ISRC.
 
 
   
 

Welcome to the Indiana Society for Respiratory Care Website.

"The mission of the Indiana Society for Respiratory Care is to provide proactive leadership in the delivery of Respiratory Care and to promote professionalism among Respiratory Care Practitioners."

 

 


 

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Become a member of the AARC and a world of opportunities are presented to you from the very first day!

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The Medicare Respiratory Therapist Access Act of 2013 has a bill number in the House of Representatives.  It is H.R.2619.  Representative John Lewis from Georgia introduced it on July 8, 2013.  What that means now is we need to get Co-Sponsors in the House!!  As of now there are no listed co-sponsors, so every state is on the hook to contact their legislators to ask them to co-sponsor.

Click picture above for more information and a link to contact your legislator

Affordable Care Act (ACA) Communication Directory

Quick Reference Guide

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Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Toolkit

 

The toolkit is designed to educate and assist hospitals in setting the charge for G0424, the code assigned Medicare�s pulmonary rehabilitation program benefit.

Click Here for more information from AARC.org

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The Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition has completed its article and short description about the asthma resource guide and the FREE asthma CME program offered on www.InJAC.org. These resources are available 24 hours a day seven days a week and are completely free of charge.  

 

The mission of the Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition is to reduce the burden of asthma in Indiana.

 

Free Asthma CME and Free Asthma Resource Guide Article

 

CME Training and Resource Guide

The Indiana Tobacco Quitline is a free phone-based counseling service that helps Indiana smokers quit. Our services include:
One on one coaching for Tobacco Users who have decided to quit
Resources for Healthcare Providers who want to improve patient outcomes
Best Practices for Employers who want to implement smoke-free policies
Support for Family and Friends who want to help loved ones stop smoking
Tools for Tobacco Control partners to complement their current programs
Our services are available to you 7 days-a-week in multiple languages. We promise to meet you where you are and provide solutions tailored to your needs.
For support information call us today at 1-800-QUIT-NOW.


 

 

AARC Capitol Connection


Contact your Congressional Representative Now 

Member Discount for Exams

 

 

 

Get a discount for your NBRC exams!

Exclusive for AARC members only.

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NBRC RE-CREDENTIALING


Individuals who earned NBRC credentials after July 1, 2002 MUST renew their credentials every 5 years, by participating in the NBRC Continuing Competency Program. This applies to all credentials granted by the NBRC (CRT, RRT, CPFT, RPFT, Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist). Credentials earned before July, 2002 are exempt from this program.


Three options are available for re-credentialing:
a) Continuing Education
b) Re-examination
c) Upgrading credentials


Visit the NBRC web site at nbrc.org for details on these 3 options and the re-credentialing process.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services works to protect the health of all Americans and provides essential services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.  

If you (or someone you are caring for) are one of the millions of Americans who need the benefits and services they provide, please download the file below:

Help is on the line!


 

Rx for Indiana - A partnership for prescription assistance

Rx for Indiana to Help Hoosiers Find Prescription Drug Assistance has created a partnership with nearly 60 health care, community, business and consumer groups including The Indiana Society for Respiratory Care. 

 

For more information please visit their website at: Rxforlndiana.orq 


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