While it's only the first of the year, the OSRC is already
planning ahead. We are seeking officers out for the
2018 calendar year. Open positions for this year will
include: President-Elect, Vice President, Treasurer,
and Junior District Officers. If you or someone you
know is interested in serving on the OSRC Board of Directors
please contact our
Invest in the Future of Respiratory Care. The OSRC
Foundation is accepting donations to support the OSRC
Scholarship Fund. Any amount is accepted and is fully
tax deductible. To donate, click on the Paypal
Since OSRC members traveled to Washington DC to meet with
elected representatives, there has been an increase in the
number of sponsors. To gain even more support, the
AARC is asking for Respiratory Therapists to help provide
information to share with our elected representatives.
About How You Can Help
OSRC Center of Excellence Award
Once again, the OSRC is accepting applications for the
Center of Excellence Award. This prestigious award is
granted to Ohio health care organizations for excellence in
Respiratory Care services.
information is available on the application process and
The American Lung Association Needs You!
The American Lung Association is seeking out health care
workers to participate in the
Health Care Workers for Climate Change campaign.
This all important initiative is designed to improve the
lives of thousands of Ohio residents.
with the OSRC on Facebook today!
Check out the AARC
website video with RTs from our very own state of Ohio.
Become a member of the AARC. Lots of services
become available when you join your professional
organization including reduced conference registration rates
to our AARC Annual State Meeting
Visit the AARC
Membership Page by clicking on "Join or Renew"
For more information about member services, visit the AARC
Read more about AARC benefits:
Just what is NWORCA? It is the Northwest Ohio
Respiratory Care Association. NWORCA is designed to
promote Respiratory Care in Northwest Ohio and provide
charitable funding to local organizations, foundations and
individuals. This is just one more example of vast
resources that Respiratory Therapists can be to others.
Find out more about
what kinds of educational
opportunities are coming up on the calendar
OSRC Logo Wear Sale
||OSRC Logo Wear is available through our
website or through mail order. See our
Logo Wear page
for more information
is a nationwide health initiative to get people screened
for lung disease. Find out more
Journal Club is an opportunity to
meet with other Respiratory Therapists and learn about the
art and science of Respiratory Care. For more information, contact the
Journal Club Coordinator.
Join the Western District Journal Club
Earn CEUs while discussing current journal topics in
Respiratory Care! Contact our Journal Club Coordinator for
more information: Courtney
therapists from Ohio will be meeting with our elected
representatives on April 12, 2016. Virtual Lobby Week will
be happening during that time frame. March 29 to April
15 marks our Virtual Lobby Week. Please contact your
elected officials about the Medicare
Telehealth Act which will include Respiratory Therapy
Services to thousands of Ohioans. Look for Virtual
Lobby Week Information Soon.
Have open positions? Let the OSRC help you fill them
by advertising on our site. For more information
to view open positions? Click on this link to find out
employers. (NEW POSTING!)