42-15181050Celebrate National Respiratory Care Week later this month with the Consortium for Respiratory Care.

The Consortium will hold a special Open House from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24 on the 3rd floor of the Health Sciences Building at Missouri Southern State University.

Services offered will include pulmonary function test (PFT) screenings, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) screenings, alpha-1 antitrypsin testing, blood pressure/pulse oximetry tests and MDI instruction.

The community is invited.

The members of the Consortium for Respiratory Care  are Missouri Southern and Franklin Technology Center.

Oct. 20-26 is National Respiratory Care Week.

For more information, contact Sherry Whiteman at 659-4423.