The respiratory care committee is established to assist the Medical Licensing Board of Indiana in carrying out article ARTICLE 34.5 RESPIRATORY CARE PRACTITIONERS with regard to the qualifications and examination of respiratory care practitioners.
AARC is the only professional society for respiratory therapists in hospitals and with home care companies, managers of respiratory and cardiopulmonary services, and educators who provide respiratory care training.
"ALA® is the oldest voluntary health organization in the United States. Founded to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association® ® today fights lung disease in all its forms, with emphasis on asthma, tobacco control & environmental health."
The ATC supports and educates healthcare professions in the areas of pulmonology, critical care, sleep medicine, infectious disease, pediatrics, allergy/immunology, thoracic surgery, behavioral science, environmental and occupational medicine.