RCSW Pacific Northwest Congress in Spokane this April is Cancelled

Dear Colleagues, As society deals with the increasing ramifications of Covid19, the RCSW is announcing the cancellation of the Pacific NW Congress in Spokane this April. Attempting to meet at this time will place our respiratory community at increased risk, and impact hospital staffing during this time of critical need. Respiratory Care’s role throughout this […]

COVID-19 and Impact on upcoming 47th Annual RCSW conference in Spokane WA

3/9/2020 To our conference attendees and exhibitor colleagues: There has been a great deal of speculation about the impact that COVID-19, and coronavirus infections, could have on our upcoming 47th Annual RCSW conference in Spokane WA. At the present time, RCSW is committed to holding our conference as scheduled from April 19-21. The health, well-being […]

AARC Summer Forum 2020

The Premier Leadership Meeting for RT Managers and Educators The AARC Summer Forum is headed to Snowbird, Utah for 2020! Register early by March 2 and you can save up to $150.  Summer Forum 2020 (ONLY) Mon, Jul 13, 2020 thru Wed, Jul 15, 2020 Cliff Lodge, Snowbird, UT “Where Challenges Become Opportunities” — Join us […]

Inaugural RCSW RT Skills Rodeo

RCSW Pacific Northwest Congress in Spokane this April is Canceled The RCSW skills rodeo is an event that tests teams of respiratory therapist on fundamental skills and knowledge required of the professional respiratory therapist. Teams of 2-3 RT’s will compete against each other to complete 10 events testing the team’s knowledge and performance of skills. […]

Respiratory Therapists – Take Action Now!

Along with the AARC the RCSW is supporting multiple legislative initiatives that increase the visibility of respiratory therapists and highlight their skills and expertise in patient care and need your help! You, your family and friends can help support our efforts by reviewing the legislative initiatives that are most important to the Association and sending […]

Respiratory Care Society of Washington Advanced Degree Scholarship Application

The Respiratory Care Society of Washington will be awarding two advanced degree scholarships in 2020. This award is for currently credentialed Registered Respiratory Therapist’s that have an active license in the state of Washington and are currently enrolled in an advanced degree program for a Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate degree. The RCSW is passionate about […]

Scholarship Application for Students Seeking a Career in Respiratory Care

The Respiratory Care Society of Washington will be awarding two scholarships in 2020 for students seeking a career in respiratory care. This award is for students who are currently enrolled in a baccalaureate or an associate program in the state of Washington working towards earning their degree in Respiratory Care. This scholarship is not for […]

47th Annual Pacific Northwest Regional Respiratory Care Conference and Scientific Assembly

RCSW Pacific Northwest Congress in Spokane this April is Canceled 5 Specialty sessions to fit your unique CRCE requirements Adult critical care Neonatal and pediatric care Pulmonary diagnostics Disease management Sleep, Rehab and Home (Only 30 spots) Over 30 unique presentations in all specialty areas Daily keynote speakers on emerging topics in respiratory care Opening […]

RCSW is Seeking Candidates for Leadership Positions!

The Respiratory Care Society of Washington needs your help! We are seeking AARC members to guide the direction of our state organization For 2021 and beyond. We are presently looking for nominees for the upcoming 2020 RCSW elections (terms starting in January 2021) in the positions of: President-elect Vice-President Treasurer Director at Large (2 positions)  […]

RCSW Conference Speaker Submissions

We are still actively looking for speakers for the 2020 Conference in April. If you are interested in being a speaker, please fill out the 2020 Speaker Face Sheet and email it to Christian Striggow for more information To fill out the 2020 Speaker Face Sheet, open in Adobe Acrobat Reader and use the Fill & […]