PSRC Election Results
The 2015 PSRC election results are in!  Congratulations to the following individuals who will serve on the 2016 PSRC Board of Directors:

Vice President:                                       Jacalyn Oravec AS, RRT, RPSGT, RST, CPFT
Treasurer-Elect:                                     Jay Salyers MBA, RRT
Director-At-Large (Neonatal):             
April Detweiler BS, RRT-NPS
Director-At-Large (Long Term Care):  Lisa Ziller BS, RRT
Director-At-Large (Management):      Karen Neale MHAEd, RRT
East District Director:                           Kathy Sebastian BA, RRT
West District Director:                         Renee Wunderley BA, RRT-NPS
  2015 Continuing Education Events

  The following events are confirmed for the dates listed.  Registration and more information
  is available when the event title is blue in color (click for more information).

2015 PSRC SE District Seminar @ Abington - December 12, 2105

2016 Confirmed Events
2016 SE District Seminar @ Grand View Hospital - January 28, 2016 - Sellersville, PA
2016 PSRC Eastern Regional Conference - April 14-15, 2016 - King of Prussia, PA


  PSRC Night @ the Flyers Tickets On Sale!
   A limited number of tickets are available for the PSRC Night @ the Philadelphia
   Flyers game on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 vs the Anaheim Ducks.  Tickets
   make for a terrific holiday gift!  Don't delay - click here for more information.


Revised PSRC Bylaws Approved!
Voting has ended and the proposed revisions to the PSRC Bylaws have been approved by the PSRC membership.  This followed approval by both the PSRC Board of Directors and the AARC Board of Directors.  The revised bylaws are now in effect and can be viewed by clicking here.

   Medicare Telehealth Bill Introduced - Time for Action!
   The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act has been re-introduced in Congress and NOW is
     the time for you to take action! 
Click Here to read about how this bill can help
     advance your profession and move us closer to reimbursement for Respiratory
     Therapy and how
YOU can help make it happen!

New Child Abuse Continuing Education Requirement

Effective for the licensing period that began January 1, 2015, Respiratory Therapists are now mandated to complete 2.0 hours of continuing education on child abuse recognition and reporting.  NOTE:  The course that is used to meet this requirement MUST be approved by the Department of Human Services.  Fortunately, there is a FREE online course that can be taken that IS approved by the DOH!  The PSRC webpage on license renewal has been updated with all the information on this new requirement. 

The AARC has released multiple online courses designed to help RTs continue their education, earn CRCE and prepare for credentialing examinations.  Courses include the CRT/RRT Exam Prep Course, the COPD Educator Course, the Asthma Prep Course and the new Adult Critical Care Specialist Course.  Visit for more information on these and other courses!