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Notice and Agenda for the 2018 Annual General Meeting 

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the NBART will take place at 1200 on October 25, 2018 at the Four Points by Sheraton in Moncton, NB. 

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Seasonal Influenza Vaccinations

A seasonal influenza vaccination is considered the most effective method to protect against the flu.

2018 NBART Conference Final Program

The 2018 NBART Conference final program is now available. 

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2018 NBART Education Conference and Tradeshow

Registration for the 2018 NBART Educational Conference and Tradeshow is now open. Registration deadline is October 17, 2018. Payment can be made online only using a credit card. Agenda attached.

Healthy Seniors Pilot Project

The Government of New Brunswick is now accepting proposals for the first round of community funding under the Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. 

Announcement Involving Accreditation of Respiratory Therapy Programs

On October 16, 2017, the CSRT announced the board of director’s decision that the CSRT would refocus on strategic paths more closely tied to its mandate

Medavie Blue Cross Offers New Respiratory Health Program

Medavie Blue Cross is proud to announce our innovative new approach to managing chronic disease- the first program of its kind in the Canadian private health insurance industry. This Asthma and COPD module is the first in our new Managing Chronic Disease program, and we are proud to be partnering with the Canadian Lung Association to help develop this module.

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The RT profession takes a giant step!

Medavie Blue Cross announced today that patients diagnosed with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) will be linked to enhanced services and supports that allow them to seek advice and guidance from respiratory therapists (RRTs) to effectively manage their symptoms. To be eligible for the plan RTs must have a CRE/CAE designation and have CSRT professional liability insurance. The Medavie Blue Cross reimbursement program will be launched in early spring 2015. Patients who suffer from asthma and/or COPD will be able to self-refer to an RRT. 

Professional Liability Insurance

The CSRT's provider of professional liability insurance (PLI) has developed a promotional video – this is a tool to promote the importance of PLI.

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