Virginia Fire Equity and Diversity Conference, October 15-18, ACHIEVING THE NEXT LEVEL:Leadership, Inclusion & Education. Newport News, VA. $ More info...
TEMS Office closed - Veteran's Day, Nov 10
MMRS Strike Team Leadership Group - Nov 16 @ 9:30 am, TEMS
ICS 400 Course, December 6-7 at TEMS in Chesapeake (FREE). Register
BLS, ACLS, PALS and ATLS Courses at EVMS. $ https://sim.evms.edu (find a course in the Course Catalog).
BLS, ACLS, PALS, TCCC and other courses at Cardiac Concepts. $ https://www.cardiacconceptsllc.com/
New National Registry recertification quick guide from the Virginia Office of EMS - The recertification cycle with National Registry began on October 1. There are significant changes. Working with National Registry OEMS developed a Quick Guide. Please follow this quick guide and use the responses provided. It is critical that all providers recertifying during this current cycle change their recertification to NCCP 2012. If you have any questions, please contact the VA OEMS Division of Educational Development.
Virginia now offers initial EMS training scholarships to individuals - The EMS Scholarship provides funding support to qualified applicants seeking to earn an initial or advanced EMS credential within the Commonwealth of Virginia. You must enroll in a training program to be eligible for a scholarship. More information here.
Video highlights the importance of EMS data - NHTSA produced a two-minute animated video that follows EMS data from the moment they are collected at the scene to when they are analyzed and used to improve care from the local to the national level. The video, intended for all members of the EMS community, highlights the importance of collecting and sharing accurate information, and the numerous ways agencies, policymakers, researchers and others use it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BEeYqgM3D8
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