Are you needing Continued Education Respiratory Therapy Credits? There are multiple programs coming soon, see below:
1. Coastal Bends District Conference on November 10, 2017, in Corpus Christi, Click Here to see the program.
2. West Region Short Spot on December 7, 2017, in Midland.
3. Alamo District Conference on December 9, 2017, in San Antonio
4. Developing a RCP Peripheral Access Program on January 13, 2018, in San Antonio
5. TSRC Peripheral Access Training Course on January 14, 2018, in San Antonio.
I am sorry to inform you we have lost a Past TSRC President, John Douglas Saul, BSRC, RRT, RCP. He served as the TSRC President 2000-2001. Our prayers go to Past President Saul's family and friends.
He passed October 11, 2017 at Durango, Colorado. Services will held at 12:00 pm, October 17,2017 at the Hood Mortuary Chapel, 1261 E. 3rd Avenue, Durango, Colorado.
John - Thank you for all you did, not only as our TSRC President, but for the Respiratory Profession! You will be missed.
The RT Leadership Workshop for Developing an RCP Peripheral Access Program and the TSRC Peripheral Access Training Course went well! See Photos below.
Both courses are now going to San Antonio on January 13 and January 14, 2018. Click Here to Register!
The TSRC Disaster Relief Fund has been activated!
Hurricane Harvey has created unimaginable flooding and amazing hardship for residents of South Texas. The TSRC recognizes that many of these victims are respiratory therapists and TSRC members. In an effort to assist in the recovery process, the TSRC has activated its Disaster Relief Fund for TSRC members who need assistance as a result of Hurricane Harvey. TSRC members who were in good standing prior to the time of the disaster and is living in federally-declared disaster areas may apply for a grant of up to $500. Grant assistance will be in the form of gift cards, building materials, and/or direct payments to an authorized contractor. To obtain the application to apply for the Disaster Relief grant, click here. The deadline to submit your application is October 31, 2017. Please submit your application to Gaylene.Lee@tsrc.org.
To review the newly developed TSRC Disaster Relief Fund Policy, click here.
Gaylene Lee, MEd, RRT-NPS, TTS, COPD Educator, RCP
The Latest News:
The 46th Annual meeting of the Texas Society for Respiratory Care "Deep in the Heart of Texas" held in Waco July 19-21 was a huge success. Thank you to all that made the convention great. If you were an convention attendee, copies of the available presentations will be made available on this web site, watch for a link containing this information coming soon.
Thank you to all of our sponsors: Pulmonair (Platinum Sponsor) for hosting a fabulous party with the Spazmatics, and our other Gold Sponsors: Vyaire, Medtronic, Vapotherm, and Siemens for making the event a success.