Medicare Telehealth Bill Introduced - Time for Action!
   The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act has been re-introduced in Congress and NOW is
     the time for you to take action!  Click Here to read about how this bill can help
     advance your profession and move us closer to reimbursement for Respiratory
     Therapy!
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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 SW District Seminar @ Forbes Regional Hospital - July 28, 2015 - Monroeville, PA

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Discounted Hersheypark Ticket Program Returns!

The PSRC is pleased to announce we are once again offering discounted admission tickets to Hersheypark!  Tickets can be purchased all summer long.  For more information including prices and to order tickets, CLICK HERE!  PLEASE NOTE:  You must be an AARC/PSRC member to take advantage of this offer.
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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!
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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.
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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!
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