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Respiratory Therapy

AARC Clinical Practice Guidelines

The American Association of Respiratory Care has provided important clinical guidelines for the practice of respiratory therapy. Click the link below to access the collection of pdfs.

Respiratory Therapy Career Information/Forecast

OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK

Published by the Bureau of Labor Statisitcs, US Department of Labor

State Licensure

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL & PROFESSIONAL REGULATION

 

Professional Organizations/Associations

NBRC National Board for Respiratory Review 

 "Voluntary health certifying board created to evaluate the professional competence of respiratory therapists. Provides information pertaining to respiratory care education and licensing, as well as examination/fee schedules, and a directory of state licensure agencies."

American Association for Respiratory Care 

"Hosted by the American Association for Respiratory Care. Provides member services, career and education resources, patient education, an online store, and advocacy information."

Illinois Society for Respiratory Care