The Ohio Society for Respiratory Care

A Chartered Affiliate of the American Association for Respiratory Care






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Elections 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 elections chairperson
OSRC Foundation 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 Link:
Legislative Update 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.  Read More 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.  More information is available on the application process and application deadline.
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. 

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Check out the AARC website video with RTs from our very own state of Ohio.
AARC logo  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
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NWORCA 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 NWORCA

See 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
DRIVE4COPD is a nationwide health initiative to get people screened for lung disease.  Find out more 
Southern District Journal Club 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 Seibert
Respiratory 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.
Job Openings Have open positions?  Let the OSRC help you fill them by advertising on our site.  For more information click here.
Want to view open positions?  Click on this link to find out about potential employers. (NEW POSTING!)