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  • 2022 Chattanooga Chapter Fall Seminar Phil Khan, RRT May 23, 2022

    SAVE THE DATE!!!

    The TSRC Chattanooga Chapter is presenting a Virtual seminar on
    Friday October 14, 2022.

    6 CEU’s!

    Online Registration Will Open Soon!
    PLEASE DIRECT QUESTIONS AND INQUIRIES TO
    Preliminary Flyer- 2022 Fall Virtual Seminar

    Zoom meeting TSRC

  • Virtual Webinar at Erlanger Baroness Hospital Randy Ramirez, BS, RRT May 23, 2022

    A big thank you to all who attended the 2022 Erlanger Pulmonary Health Seminar on May 6th, 2022! We had over 130 attendees on our virtual symposium and receive 6 CEU’s including Safety and Ethics. Thanks to our virtual format, we were able to host participants from Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina, and Tennessee.

    Our speakers covered topics on patient proning, to treat ARDS, Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist (NAVA), the ethical dilemma of compassion fatigue, balancing brain, and lung protection in the NICU using transcutaneous CO2, how to avoid device related pressure injury, and COPD pharmacologic management.

    We also want to thank our major sponsor Xarelto and our speaker sponsors Sentec, Getinge, Phillips Healthcare, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Theravance Biopharma, and Equitable Counseling & Consulting. Without our sponsors, none of this would have been possible. We look forward to hosting our TSRC Chattanooga Chapter Virtual Seminar Friday, October 14th, 2022. Please keep an eye out for registration information here on the TSRC website coming soon!

    Randy Ramirez, BS, RRT
    Respiratory Care Clinical Educator
    ERLANGER HEALTH SYSTEM
    randy.ramirez@erlanger.org
    423-778-2664 Office

  • Congratulations to all the Respiratory Therapy Graduates Pam Ditto, RRT, RCP May 23, 2022
    Congratulations to all the Respiratory Therapy Graduates from the Tennessee Society for Respiratory Care!!!

    stethescope cap & diploma

    You are now members of a caring and compassionate profession and your programs have provided you with knowledge, skills, and values to practice as safe and competent Respiratory Therapists who will continue to learn as our field advances. Be the catalyst for excellence wherever you practice as a Respiratory Therapist!
  • Why I’m a Respiratory Therapist Phil Khan, RRT March 28, 2022

  • Advanced Practice Respiratory Therapists Expand the Scope of Practice Phil Khan, RRT March 1, 2022

    The nation’s first APRT master’s program at Ohio State University recently graduated its first group of licensed advanced practice respiratory therapists.

    OSU Advanced Practice For Respiratory Therapists

    Full Article in RT Magazine: Advanced Practice Respiratory Therapists Expand the Scope of Practice