3/24/15 - The PSRC website is currently undergoing renovation!  Please pardon any broken
   links you may find - we're working on them and should have the entire site up to date within
   the next week.


2015 Continuing Education Events

The following events are confirmed for the dates listed.  Registration and more information is available when the event title is blue in color (click for more information).

PSRC NW District Spring Seminar - April 10, 2015 - Erie, PA

PSRC Eastern Regional Conference - April 16-17, 2015 - King of Prussia, PA

Registration Opening SOON For....

PSRC Spring Pulmonary Seminar - May 27-28, 2015 - Wilkes-Barre, PA

PSRC SE District Seminar @ Abington - June 6, 2015

2015 PSRC Practitioner Sputum Bowl

The 2015 PSRC Practitioner Sputum Bolw is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, 2015 at the Valley Forge Radisson Hotel in King of Prussia, PA.  Th event will follow the first day of the PSRC Eastern Regional Conference and will begin at 6:00pm.  Teams of 3-4 respiratory therapists are invited to participate in this double-elimination tournament with the winner being names PSRC Sputum Bowl Champions!  The champion team will then receive funding to compete in the 2015 AARC National Sputum Bowl in Tampa, FL this November.  To register a team, click on the following link:  CLICK HERE!   Hurry - the registration deadline is April 9, 2015.

Discounted Hersheypark Ticket Program Returns!

The PSRC is pleased to announce we are once again offering discounted admission tickets to Hersheypark!  Please note that the deadline to order tickets at the LOWEST rate is April 6, 2015 so don't delay in ordering your tickets.  Ticket prices will go up on April 7th at a higher, but still discounted cost.  For more information including prices and to order tickets, CLICK HERE!

New Child Abuse Continuing Education Requirement

Effective for the licensing period that began January 1, 2015, Respiratory Therapists are now mandated to complete 2.0 hours of continuing education on child abuse recognition and reporting.  NOTE:  The course that used to meet this requirement MUST be approved by the Department of Human Services.  Fortunately, there is a FREE online course that can be taken that IS approved by the DOH!  The PSRC webpage on license renewal has been updated with all the information on this new requirement.  CLICK HERE!

Discount AARC / PSRC Membership Offer

The PSRC is pleased to announce the return of our discounted AARC membership offer!  New members can join and current members can renew at a discount off the normal membership rates.  As always, membership in the PSRC is included FREE of charge with your AARC membership!  CLICK HERE for more information.

The AARC has released multiple online courses designed to help RTs continue their education, earn CRCE and prepare for credentialing examinations.  Courses include the CRT/RRT Exam Prep Course, the COPD Educator Course, the Asthma Prep Course and the new Adult Critical Care Specialist Course.  Visit www.AARC.org/education for more information on these and other courses!