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The Washington Watchline

The Washington Watchline is a monthly publication of NAMDRC. It provides timely information on legislative and regulatory issues that impact directly on the practice of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine. It is benefit of NAMDRC membership and is available to NAMDRC members only.

Washington Watchline Archives

Understanding Oxygen Therapy:

A Patient Guide to Long Term Supplemental Oxygen

To view this publication, click on the following link: Understanding Oxygen Therapy

Position Papers Approved by the NAMDRC Board of Directors

The following Position Papers may be viewed by clicking on the topic line:

To access the following Position Papers, please contact Phillip Porte, Executive Director, NAMDRC Executive Office, 703-752-4359, or via Email at

  • Duties and Responsibilities of Medical Directors of Respiratory Care Services and Pulmonary Function Laboratories
  • Ventilator Management
  • The Delivery of Hospital Respiratory Care

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