Climb The RT Career Ladder

  The world needs more respiratory therapists. Career advancement options, like career ladders, pave the way for the recruitment and retention of respiratory therapists with benefits for both the employer and the respiratory therapist.…
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Giving Back in 2022

At the NBRC, our social purpose is centered on caring, joining and giving. Last year, we were overjoyed to be able to collect items and donate funds to those in need of assistance in the greater Kansas City area, as well as nationally supporting…
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2022 Examinations in Review

Every year we publish an annual summary of results for all seven of our credentialing examinations to inform the public, potential candidates and those currently holding NBRC credentials. We’re excited to report as of December 31, 2022, the…
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The NBRC Hits the Road in 2023

We’re ready to hit the road this year! Whether gathering virtually or in person, we enjoy providing important credentialing and profession-related updates and networking with our practitioners, educators, students and physicians at state…
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Message from the President

Happy New Year! I am honored to serve as the 2023 NBRC President. For background, I am currently the Program Director of Des Moines Area Community College in Iowa, which offers an AAS in Respiratory Therapy. I have served with the NBRC since…
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2023 Certificate and Wallet Card Changes

Beginning January 1, 2023, our certificate and wallet card policies and procedures will be updated. These changes are implemented to provide credentialing material to practitioners in a timelier manner, allow repeated access to material throughout…
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Outgoing President David Vines Reflects on His Term

As my NBRC presidency is ending, I appreciate the opportunity to serve in this role and what we have accomplished. I cannot be more proud of the NBRC staff, Board of Trustee members, and consultants' work to promote excellence in the field of…
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NBRC Holiday Schedule

Season's greetings from our NBRC family to yours! The Board of Trustees and our team would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your tireless efforts and wish you and yours happy holidays and a healthy new year. To allow our team…
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2022 NBRC Award Winners

We were thankful to see everyone in person this year at the NBRC’s Reception at AARC International Congress and our fall Board of Trustees meeting. We presented multiple awards at both events to some of the most deserving people we’ve had…
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