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The National Association for Medical Direction of Respiratory Care



NAMDRC’s primary mission is to improve access to quality care for patients with respiratory disease by removing regulatory and legislative barriers to appropriate treatment.

With members in close to 2,000 hospitals nationwide, NAMDRC takes the lead in pulmonary education and legislative/regulatory resolution.

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NAMDRC 2018 Conference

NAMDRC 2018 Conference

March 22 – 24, 2018

Omni La Costa Resort, Carlsbad, CA

For NAMDRC’s 41st Annual Meeting and Educational Conference we travel to Omni La Costa Resort, Carlsbad, CA, a beautiful and charming Southern California coastal community getaway!  The program is designed to provide meeting registrants with a broad cross section of clinical information as well as to identify on-going health policy issues that should serve as an excellent educational opportunity.

Who should attend?

Attendance is open to all health care professionals in respiratory care, pulmonary medicine, critical care, sleep disorders and respiratory home health care and long-term services, pulmonary rehabilitation, pulmonary physiology diagnostics and ventilator management. 

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Free Washington Watchline subscriptionUntil now the Washington Watchline has only been available to our members. For a limited time NAMDRC is making the Washington Watchline available to physicians and other health care professionals who are interested in keeping up-to-date on activities impacting their practice of medicine.

NAMDRC Health Policy Updates

The Washington Watchline

Will the MIPS be Repealed in the Near Future?

While the attention of most physician organizations has been on implementation of the Merit-based...

Pending Legislation for Graduate Medical Education Funding

Companion bills that would expand funding for Graduate Medical Education (GME) have been introduced in the...

The AAMC Weighs in on the MACRA Regulations

On January 2, 2018 Janis M. Orlowski, M.D., M.A.C.P.  Chief, Health Care Affairs, American Association of...

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NAMDRC members are physicians nationwide who work in respiratory care departments, critical/intensive care units, sleep labs, blood gas laboratories, pulmonary rehabilitation services, and other respiratory-related services. Every NAMDRC member is provided with educational, economic and regulatory updates through monthly specialist publications, issue advocacy, and an annual interactive educational conference. 

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