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Career and placement information

American Medical Association
Respiratory therapist PDF

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
Respiratory therapist occupational data

National Institute of Health
LifeWorks respiratory therapist career exploration

United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Respiratory therapist statistics

Professional organizations

AARC - The American Association for Respiratory Care
Represents the social and political interests more than 35,000 respiratory care professionals nationwide. They publish the premier journal of respiratory care science Respiratory Care and sponsor the yearly international RC. aarc.org

MSRC - The Minnesota Society for Respiratory Care
The Minnesota social-political RT organization, a state affiliate of the AARC. msrcnet.com

NBRC – The National Board for Respiratory Care
The organization responsible for credentialing of respiratory care practitioners and other related cardiopulmonary professions in the United States. nbrc.org

The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice
Regulates the RT license in Minnesota.

CoARC - The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
Quality assurance for educational program educational programs. coarc.com
CoARC accredited programs: coarc.com/accredited_programs.htm
National programmatic outcome data (CoARC): http://www.coarc.com/47.html

Lambda Beta Society
Lambda Beta is the national honor society for RC. It promotes, recognizes and honors scholarship, scholarly achievement, service, and character of students, graduates, and faculty members of the profession.

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