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NSRC president featured in AARC video

Dave Patterson, the newly elected president of the NSRC, is featured in a video encouraging respiratory therapists and other professionals to join the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC).

The NSRC is a chartered affiliate of the AARC. Those who join the AARC also automatically become a member of the NSRC.

Obtain a AARC discount voucher by contacting Linda Nelson at 308-882-8623. Her email is lnelson@chasecountyhospital.com.

AARC membership video featuring Dave Patterson
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Register online for state conference in May

Those who plan to attend the NSRC’s annual state conference may now register online:

http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1226419

The conference is set for May 15-17 at the Ramada Conference Center in Kearney. Entertainment for the event will include a 10-point pitch tournament (draw names for partner) on Wednesday night. These rules will be used for the tournament.

Stan “The One Man Band” will perform from 9 p.m. to midnight on Thursday night.

Room reservations may be made by calling the Ramada at 308-237-3141.

If you don’t want to register online, please download the registration form (PDF), fill it out, and send it to Joe Rush, Vice President.

Please download the agenda (PDF) to review and print the agenda and list of speakers.

For more information, contact Joe Rush or Jeff Gonzalez, NSRC President.

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NSRC team joins PACT 2013

NSRC members Jane Matsui, Nan Nathenson and Linda Nelson joined other members of the American Association for Respiratory Care for PACT 2013 in Washington DC March 1-12.

PACT 2013 with NSRC
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Registration, agenda finalized for NSRC state conference

Participants may now register for the NSRC’s annual state conference, set for May 15-17 at the Ramada Conference Center in Kearney. The list of speakers and the agenda also have been finalized.

Please download the registration form (PDF), fill it out, and send it to Joe Rush, Vice President. Room reservations may be made by calling the Ramada at 308-237-3141.

The agenda and list of speakers have been finalized for the conference. Please download the agenda (PDF) for review and printing.

For more information, contact Joe Rush or Jeff Gonzalez, NSRC President.

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NSRC member co-authors paper

The NSRC would like to formally acknowledge member Kathy Meierink for co-authoring a recent respiratory care paper entitled “Physician-Ordered Aerosol Therapy Versus Respiratory Therapist-Driven Aerosol Protocol: The Effect on Resource Utilization”. The paper was published in a recent issue of Respiratory Care.

Therapists can access this article here: http://rc.rcjournal.com/content/58/3/431.full.pdf+html?sid=6d909441-fd2f-4b49-b399-7a664169dfc4.

Congratulations, Kathy!

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