IMPORTANT PHONE INFORMATION

Beginning on February 11, 2017 in order to complete a call within the 315 area code , you will need to dial area code + telephone number.  The reason for this necessary step is due to the addition of the additional 680 area code added to our area.  Please confirm your pre programmed phones include:

RESOURCE  315 724 4979

LAST CALL DAYTIME EMT CLASS

Herkimer County Community College Basic EMT class starts Tuesday January 24, the class will meet 0800-1230 Tuesday Thursday and occasional Saturday’s register on line or call 738-8351 for additional details

EMS Fire Drug Awareness Program

The Mohawk Valley Police Academy will be hosting a first responder awareness training centered on officer safety for fentanyl, methamphetamine, marijuana butane extraction and synthetic drugs.

The training will cover manufacturing methods for all drugs, threats to first responding officers and what to be aware of in their surroundings to be able to identify these threats.

Thursday, January 19 from 2-6 pm will be the only class for Fire/EMS personnel and will be limited to that audience.

This training is being conducted by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Each block of instruction will be limited to 40 people.

To register for this training please contact Sgt. Christine Reilly at cwreilly@mvcc.edu or (315) 792-5532.

Cazenovia College EMT Class

Starting January 17, Tuesday and Thursday 6PM – 1030PM and occasional Saturdays 8AM – 4PM. State Certification exam Thursday May 18, 2017.  Register on-line at midstateems.org or call 738-8351

EMS Holiday Hours

The EMS Office will close Friday December 23 at 1130AM the Office will reopen Tuesday December 27 8AM.  In the event you need immediate assistance contact Resource.  Happy Holidays

DAYTIME EMT Original / Re-Certification

Herkimer County Community College Basic EMT class starts Tuesday January 24, the class will meet 0800-1230 Tuesday Thursday and occasional Saturday’s register on line or call 738-8351 for additional details

Critical Care / Paramedic Rapid Recertification

Registration for our March 16 Rapid Recertification is due in the EMS Office no later than Friday January 13, 2017.  Register on-line or call Bill at 738-8351 for additional details. 

Hospital Request

With the cold weather the Emergency Departments have requested ambulances move away from the entrance after delivering patients or turn off engines

REMAC MEETING CANCELLED

Tonight’s Midstate REMAC Meeting has been cancelled

Welcome Melissa – Midstate EMS Coordinator

Please welcome Melissa Lockwood as Midstate Region EMS Clinical Coordinator. Melisa is an active Career and Volunteer Paramedic, American Heart Association Instructor and  completing the Instructor Coordinator Program. She is a member of the Midstate REMSCO and REMAC. Melissa can be reached at Midstate REMSCO 14 Foery Drive Utica NY 13501 phone 738-8351, fax 738-8981 or email melissa@midstateems.org after hours via Resource 624-6287.