Holzer to Host Eighteenth Annual Respiratory Symposium

Holzer_LogoThe Holzer Health System Respiratory Therapy Department announces the 18th Annual Respiratory Symposium.  The one-day presentation will give respiratory care professionals the opportunity to learn and review different aspects and concepts in the respiratory field.  Scheduled for Friday, October 19, the event will take place at the Holzer Health System Education and Conference Center, located at the Hospital in Gallipolis.

A variety of topics will be covered during the Symposium by several healthcare professionals including: Dealing with Difficult People, Pediatric Ventilators 1.0, Airway Clearance, COPD Management, and Rescue Modalities, and Home O2 and Home Mechanical Ventilation.

Healthcare professionals who should attend this seminar include all respiratory therapists, including those from hospitals, long-term care, doctor’s offices, and HME/DME; homecare/DME business owners; registered nurses; licensed practical nurses; respiratory students; and others who provide respiratory services.  Six Category 1 CRCE have been applied for with the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC).

To attend, a registration form must be completed. Forms may be obtained by calling the Respiratory Therapy Department at (740) 446-5919, or e-mail at Registrations are limited and will be on a first come, first served basis.