Pulmonary Press News

Chapter Directors

We Need YOU!

August 12, 2019

The ISRC is a group of volunteer professionals; one of the more rewarding experiences is to serve in a capacity that allows you to grow and to serve our community of RT’s in a less hectic manner that President, Treasurer, Secretary, or other senior ranking officer

Embassy Suites

The ISRC “Un-Earths” the Embassy Suites

August 8, 2019

A spacious and luxurious venue, it is brand new and awaits us for the next two program years so why not choose now, to make it a date and be there for it all.

ECMO vessels

The Impact of Respiratory Therapy staffing ECMO Services

August 7, 2019

With modern healthcare strategic and financial challenges, the discipline of Respiratory Therapy is constantly under scrutiny and challenged to be more productive and revenue-generating while reducing expenses. The hospitals who benefit most from respiratory care services are those who permit RT to work at the “top of their license”, working truly as physician extenders and advance practitioners.

Remembering a fallen Caregiver

August 6, 2019

Amy Renae (Koch) Kirsch, 43, of Evansville, Indiana tragically passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019 in Pagosa Springs, CO as the result of an accident while on vacation.

Fall Seminar

ISRC partners with Embassy Suites for the 45th ISRC Fall Seminar

August 6, 2019

The ISRC Fall Seminar will occur Thursday, October 10 and Friday, October 11. With your commitment and participation, the ISRC could surpass 300 attendees and really shake things up once again.

Lego blocks

Save the Date: October 10 & 11 for ISRC’s 45th Annual Conference

August 5, 2019

The ISRC would love for you to join us for the 45th Annual Conference. This year we are back in the Indy / Plainfield area at the brand new Embassy Suites by Hilton!

Annual Airway Workshop

The 9th Annual Airway Workshop TM unfolds at Franciscan Health Indy

August 5, 2019

The Respiratory Care department will host the 9th Annual Airway Workshop TM on Friday, August 23.

Dave Sears

Retirement looms large for some RT’s

August 2, 2019

Dave Sears, RRT, will be retiring on August 1, after 38 years of service. Dave began his career in Respiratory Therapy in 1981 in the Franciscan Respiratory Therapy department at Beech Grove, IN.