Continuing Education Credits
Alpha-1 Foundation Continuing Medical Education Programs
American Association for Respiratory Care
This program has also been approved by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) for 3 hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE). To receive these credits, please print the test and evaluation and mail or fax the test and the evaluation to us at the address below. Please do not send the test to the AARC; they will not process the documents.
To read the ATS/ERS Standards document to prepare for the test please Click here.
To take the test click here: AARC CRCE Participant Test.
Please print the test and fax to:
3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd.
Coral Gables, FL 33134
ATTN: Adriana de Arce
To obtain more information about the CME/CRCE Program download the following PDFs:
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To print a free copy of the ATS/ERS Standards for the Diagnosis and Management of Individuals with Alpha-1, click here.
For more information on the Alpha-1 Foundation’s CEU Program, contact Adriana de Arce at (877) 228-7321 ext. 269 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional CRCE credit course offered by the AARC
Besides the above CME/CRCE program, the AARC offers its own course to respiratory therapists: “Emerging Roles for the Respiratory Therapist in Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency.” You can earn 3.0 CRCE credits for the online course.
A free on-line course, “Alpha–1 Antitrypsin Deficiency: A Review for the Nurse Practitioner,” is available until January 2020
The course offers one (1) contact hour. After viewing the presentation, correctly completing the test and program evaluation a certificate will be issued.
If you have questions about this course, please contact Kathy Welch, manager of program administration, at email@example.com or 877–228–7321, ext. 275.
Download the course flyer.