Sunday, 28 August 2016

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TEMS Needs Your Input on EMS Education

Feedback imagePlease take about two minutes to answer a few questions to help the Tidewater EMS Council understand your EMS continuing education needs and help us plan our education program in the year ahead. Go to the secure Survey Monkey link below to start the survey. Please encourage other EMS providers to participate in the survey. The survey will be open through Sunday August 28. Thank you!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TEMS-Education-survey

Taking Care of Our Own Conference Supports the Responders

Taking Care of Our Own conference logo

EMS, fire, law enforcement, dispatchers, emergency department staff and all other public safety responders face a host of challenges every day. Among the challenges are burnout, brownout, job stress, PTSD, suicide, personal safety, active threats, diseases and more. To help combat those challenges, the Tidewater EMS Council and the Tidewater CISM Team present Taking Care of Our Own, October 20-23, 2016 in Chesapeake. This conference is for EMS, fire, law enforcement, dispatchers, other healthcare and public safety providers, the behavioral health community and private employers featuring topics on health and safety, stress management, leadership and preventing infectious diseases. More information and register.

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Virginia General Assembly Concludes its 2016 Session

The Virginia General Assembly convened January 13 and adjourned on March 12, 2016. This sixty-day session included a number of EMS, fire and other public safety bills and resolutions for consideration by the assembly. TEMS provides an EMS, fire and public safety bill list with links to the actual bill text and information found on General Assembly's legislative information system. Those interested can also visit the LIS and search for any topic of interest as well.

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TEMS Has Training Equipment and Electronics for Sale

The Tidewater EMS Council periodically identifies surplus items and makes them available at extremely discounted prices or for free. All items are available first come, first serve. All items as is, no warranty and no return. Contact Tonya Cook This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 757 963-0632 for inspection and purchase.
 

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Upcoming Events

Labor Day - TEMS Closed
Mon Sep 05 @12:00AM
EMS Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Sep 08 @ 3:30PM - 05:00PM
Trauma Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Sep 08 @ 5:00PM - 06:30PM
Board of Directors - TEMS
Thu Sep 08 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Sep 21 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM
Columbus Day - TEMS closed
Mon Oct 10 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
EMS Medical Operations Committee & RSAF Review - TEMS
Wed Oct 12 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
STEMI Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Oct 13 @ 1:00PM - 02:30PM
Stroke Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Oct 13 @ 5:00PM - 06:30PM
EMS Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Nov 10 @ 3:30PM - 05:00PM
Trauma Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Nov 10 @ 5:00PM - 06:30PM
Veterans' Day
Fri Nov 11 @12:00AM
Thanksgiving - TEMS Closed
Thu Nov 24 @12:00AM
Thanksgiving - TEMS Closed
Fri Nov 25 @12:00AM
STEMI Performance Improvement Committee Meeting
Thu Dec 08 @ 1:00AM - 02:30PM

Upcoming Classes

Consolidated Testing @EVMS 08/30/16
Tue Aug 30 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
EMS INSTRUCTOR NETWORK - AUG. 31,2016
Wed Aug 31 @12:00AM
CPR AED and First Aid
Thu Sep 01 @ 9:00AM -
BLS Provider CPR
Sat Sep 03 @ 9:00AM -
BLS Provider CPR
Thu Sep 08 @ 5:00PM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Sat Sep 10 @ 9:00AM -
BLS Provider CPR
Sat Sep 10 @ 9:00AM -
BLS Provider CPR
Wed Sep 14 @12:00AM
EMT-B Evaluator Class- 09/14/16
Wed Sep 14 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
CPR AED and First Aid
Fri Sep 16 @12:00PM -
BLS Provider CPR
Sat Sep 17 @ 9:00AM -
BLS Provider CPR
Sat Sep 24 @ 9:00AM -
Consolidated Testing @EVMS 09/27/16
Tue Sep 27 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
BLS Provider CPR
Wed Sep 28 @ 9:00AM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Thu Sep 29 @ 9:00AM -
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