London Mayor Proclaims Respiratory Care Week

Mayor of London Troy Rudder recently signed a proclamation declaring this week, October 21 through 27, 2012, to be Respiratory Care Week in London, KY. The signing was held on October 16 in the board room at St. Joseph's-London Hospital.

Pictured below are, standing from left: Somerset Community College (SCC) Advanced Level Respiratory Therapist Program Assistant Professor Cindy Fouts; Respiratory Therapy students Angela McGinty, Brittany Silvers, Kelly Kirby, Shawn Castle; St. Joseph’s-London staff Maria Brock, Tara Wagers, Sandra Parker, Cindy Lewis and Marlene Mays. Sitting from left are: St. Joseph’s-London staff therapist Amy Neace, Pulmonary Medicine, Rehab Services and Non-Invasive Cardiology Director Jerrell Cloud, Mayor Rudder, SCC Advanced Level Respiratory Therapist Program Instructor Angie Mills and Jessica Mayes, St. Joseph’s-London staff therapist.

To further celebrate Respiratory Care Week, the Respiratory Therapy students from Somerset Community College and staff members from St. Joseph's-London Hospital will be performing asthma screenings at Wal-Mart in London on Thursday, October 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. No appointments are necessary.

Respiratory Care proclamation 2012