The Wisconsin State Society for Respiratory Care closely monitors issues that may have an affect on our patients and the profession of Respiratory Care. We actively work with legislators to educate them about the value of the Respiratory Care Practitioner and to ensure our patients receive the quality of care they deserve.
Below are some helpful links to help you participate in federal and local legislation concerning Respiratory Care.
Find your State Legislator
Find your House Representative
Find your Senator
AARC Government Affairs
AARC Capitol Connection
Library of Congress
By checking out AARC’s legislative agenda, you can find bill numbers for the bills that are of interest to the AARC; for example, H.R. 2550, the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act. Use the Library of Congress website and type in the bill number in the Search box and click on it to find the bill.