EVOC TtT September 2018 Flyer - https://goo.gl/NDh42U
Mayday TtT October 2018 Flyer - https://goo.gl/eoxLna
NFA TtT October 2018 Flyer - https://goo.gl/hsMiaC
2018 ICS 300 and 400 Courses at TEMS. More info on our training calendar on each course date. Free, sponsored by Hampton Roads MMRS. Must register, prerequisites apply.
ICS 300, Oct 23-24
ICS 400, Aug 22-23 and Dec 19-20
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/
Aug 16, Union Baptist Church (Gloucester), 6 pm Info and register
Sept 13, Middlesex High School (Saluda), 6 pm Info and register
Sept 29, EVMS, Norfolk, 9 am. Info and register
Oct 11, Hampton Fire Dept Training Center (Hampton), 6 pm Info and register
Nov 17, EVMS, Norfolk, 9 am. Info and register
Nov 15, Union Baptist Church (Gloucester), 6 pm Info and register
Dec 20, Middlesex High School (Saluda), 6 pm Info and register
Note: TEMS test sites have been rescheduled to Saturday, every other month. Instructors who have additional test site needs should contact our CTS coordinator to discuss.
Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) Grant Program Opened - https://goo.gl/hM3R8E
Virginia Office of EMS Bulletin - Summer 2018 Edition - https://goo.gl/Yj1wHS
The EMS Memorial Bill passed the House by a vote of 414 to 0, (H.R. 1037). It is now heading over to the President for his signature.
The DHS Science and Technology Office First Responder Group has asked for NAEMT’s feedback on where to focus its technical assistance and innovative technology development efforts. Please respond to this short – 22 question survey: https://smapp2.rand.org/surv4/NAEMT.
S. 2830/H.R. 5429, the Supporting and Improving Rural EMS Needs Act (SIREN Act), was introduced by Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Representatives Greg Gianforte (R-MT) and David Loebsack (R-IA). The SIREN Act would create a grant program for EMS agencies in rural areas – many of which are at the forefront of the opioid epidemic – to support recruitment, retention, education, and equipment for EMS personnel.
Please send an email to your House representative and Senators using NAEMT's Online Legislative Service and ask them to cosponsor the SIREN Act.
• Sen Grassley, Chuck (IA-R-001) became a CoSponsor on 20-Jun-18
H.R. 1445 -- Veterans Reimbursement for Emergency Ambulance Services Act (VREASA). Introduced by Congressman Mike Coffman (R-CO), would provide veterans with reimbursement for emergency ambulance services when a Prudent Layperson would have a reasonable expectation that a delay in seeking immediate medical attention will jeopardize the life or health of the veteran. (https://goo.gl/sq5KFo)
H.R. 5429 -- Supporting and Improving Rural EMS Needs (SIREN) Act. Introduced by Representatives Greg Gianforte (R-MT) and David Loebsack (D-IA), this bill would create a grant program for EMS agencies in rural areas, many of which are at the forefront of the opioid epidemic, to support recruitment, retention, education, and equipment for EMS personnel in rural areas. (https://goo.gl/BTxyh3)
Congressional EMS Caucus (in the House). (https://goo.gl/znAuj3)
NSPA - Vulnerable Populations Coordinator - http://www.nspa1.org/hiring/
Virginia-1 DMAT is hiring. More info here...
Medical Transport, LLC - EMT-B, EMT-I & EMT-P. New hires bonuses available, https://goo.gl/iTORRL
Norfolk Fire Depart - Firefighter (Various levels to include: EMT-Advanced, EMT- Intermediate and EMT-Paramedic) https://goo.gl/Uuos3H
Norfolk Fire Depart - Firefighter Recruit https://goo.gl/fbLpdL
Norfolk Fire Depart - Firefighter Recruit - Virginia EMS Certified EMT - Basic, Advanced, Intermediate or Paramedic https://goo.gl/RE8Heq
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue - EMS Training Officer https://goo.gl/Szf83G
New Kent County Fire Depart - Firefighter/Medic https://goo.gl/X73DzA
New Kent County Fire Depart - Firefighter/EMT https://goo.gl/PPggWE
Louisa County Fire & Emergency Services - Medic/EMT https://goo.gl/84sZhm
Tidewater EMS Council, 1104 Madison Plaza, Chesapeake, VA 23320757 963-0632 Toll-Free 844-757-TEMS (8367)