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Notice: To Individuals with military training in Respiratory Care and their spouses please click and review NC General Statute 93B-15.1  

Latest News

News From the January 9, 2014 Board Meeting

Posted: 1/15/2014 2:10:00 PM

The Board announced the appointment of Larry Klima, MD who replaces Ron Perkin, MD on February 1, 2014. 
The Board elected Officers for 2014:
   Board Chair- Dan Grady, RCP
   Vice Chair- Joseph Coyle, MD
   Secretary- Deanna Williams
   Treasurer- Larry Simpson, RCP
The Board discussed a proposal for addiction monitoring.
The Board approved a request from Keri Erickson, RCP concerning RCP's nebulizing lidocaine for the treatment of refractory cough.
The Board announced the retirement of Floyd Boyer, RCP, approved a proposed Job Description for Executive Director and appointed a Search Committee.
The Board approved changes to the CE Approval Policy.
The Board denied a request from Jennifer Blanchard, RCP to allow online certification to meet BLS requirements

News from the October 10, 2013 Board Meeting

Posted: 10/11/2013 9:25:00 AM

The Board announced the appointment of Robin Ross, RCP. 
The Board endorsed the AARC Position Statement on Tobacco and Health.
The Board reviewed and voted to maintain the Position Statement, "Making Adjustments to Functioning Ventilators."
The Board approved a request from Anita Doster, RCP concerning RCP's witnessing the waste of narcotics.
The Board approved a request from Terry Smith, RCP concerning RCP's nebulizing calcium gluconate for the treatment of hydrofluoric acid inhalation injury.
The Board approved a request from Terrie Ray, RCP concerning RCP's drawing IV labs.
The Board tabled a request from Larry Simpson, RCP concerning RCP's inserting PICC lines and referred the matter to the Practice Committee for review. 

Online Services

CLICK LOGIN to enter our online services system and Update your address, practice site, phone number and email address or to Request Verification of your RCP license to another state. Online services also includes Application for a RCP license and an online Complaint Form.

Notice: RCP's must maintain their NBRC credentials in order to maintain their RCP license.

NOTICE: You may renew online only during the month your license expires. Reminder- 21 NCAC 61 .0501 requires the RCP to notify the Board within 30 days of any change in address and/or change in practice site.