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Respiratory Therapy Media Coverage Links

Ontario:

  1. Regulator, Colleges Rush to Get Respiratory Therapists WorkingCBC Ottawa, April 2, 2020
  2. College Respiratory Therapists Granted Early Licences – Windsor Star, April 1, 2020
  3. Final-Year Respiratory Therapy Students Tapped to Help Run Province’s VentilatorsCBC News Ottawa, April 1, 2020
  4. The Cost of Protecting Health Workers Goes Beyond Masks and Hand Sanitizer – The Hamilton Spectator, March 27, 2020
  5. Ontario College Sends Respiratory Therapists to Work Ahead of ScheduleGlobe and Mail, March 26, 2020
  6. Respiratory Therapy Students to Work with COVID-19 Patients – Fanshawe College News, March 26, 2020
  7. Ontario College Fast-Tracking Graduation for Respiratory Therapists Amid COVID-19 StrainCBC, March 26, 2020
  8. Ontario College Sends Final Year Respiratory Therapists to Work Before GraduationCTV News Toronto, March 26, 2020
  9. Ontario College Sends Respiratory Therapists to Work Ahead of ScheduleThe Brandon Sun, March 26, 2020
  10. Respiratory Therapists Early GraduationCTV News London, March 2020

British Columbia:

  1. Respiratory Therapists are at Centre of COVID-19’s ‘Emotional Toll’CBC, March 26, 2020

Nova Scotia:

  1. Ventilator Operators Look to Boost Numbers in Wake of COVID-19CBC, March 25, 2020

Manitoba:

  1. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/hsc-covid-respiratory-therapists-1.5500860

    Alberta:

    Ontario College Sends Respiratory Therapists to Work Ahead of ScheduleRed Deer Advocate, March 26, 2020

United States:

  1. Ontario College Sends Respiratory Therapists to Work Ahead of ScheduleRed Deer Advocate, March 26, 2020

 

Live Radio Interviews:

  1. 1010 Talk Radio Toronto – April 2, 2020  
  2. 540 CFRA Ottawa, Interviewer: Kristy Cameron – April 2, 2020   
  3. CBC Toronto Here and Now – March 26, 2020