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New Mandatory Reporting Requirement 

1/24/2020 Board of Respiratory Care


Vacant BORRC Board Seats 

7/09/2019 Board of Respiratory Care


Clinical Advisory on Opioid Deaths 

8/16/2018 Bureau of Health Professions Licensure


Alert on ECMO and Removal of Carbon Dioxide 

9/19/2017 Board of Respiratory Care

The performance of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) and removal of carbon dioxide by respiratory therapists is within the scope of practice of licensed respiratory therapists (RRTs).


Alert: CEU Compliance 

8/16/2016 Board of Respiratory Care

Board regulations require that all licensed respiratory therapists complete 15 contact hours of continuing education (CE) as a condition of license renewal.


Massachusetts Board of Respiratory Care Advisory on License Renewal 

6/03/2015 Board of Respiratory Care

The purpose of this advisory is to remind all licensed respiratory therapists in the Commonwealth of their responsibility to renew his/her license every two years on the even numbered years.