28th Annual Trauma Symposium

2014-02-25_175417

Basic Refresher Class Canceled

Tonight’s Refresher class at COCVAC has been canceled due to the weather. Class will resume next Tuesday the 18th at 6:30pm. If you have any questions you can call Bill at 315-738-8351.

CME Online Classes sign up dates

ONLINE CORE CONTENT FOR THE CME RECERTIFICATION PROGRAM (aka the Pilot Program)

This program is for:

· EMT’s, CC’s and Paramedics

· Must be with an agency within the Midstate Region that is registered in the program with DOH BEMS

· The provider must also be registered in the CME program with state (DOH Form 4226 on file with the state)

The registration location and dates are as follows:

All registrations and end session dates will be at:

· Central Oneida County Volunteer Ambulance Corp (COCVAC)

· All Registrations and End Sessions will be begin promptly at noon on the follow dates:

#1: Registration: January 19 – Final Session: February 16

#2: Registration: February 23 – Final Session: March 23

#3: Registration: March 30 – Final Session: April 27

#4: Registration: April 20 – Final Session: May 18

#5: Registration: May 11 – Final Session: June 15

#6: Registration: June 22 – Final Session: July 20

Please note that it is important that when you sign up for the program you are able to attend the end session associated with the registration date.

If you have any questions about the program please contact Leslie Myers at

315-264-9094 or leslie.myers55@gmail.com

Bridgewater EMT Class CANCELLED

The Bridgewater EMT class tonight – Wednesday, February 5 has been CANCELLED

Basic Refresher Class

This Class will begin February 13, 2014, 6:30pm at COCVAC. Please click on the “Class” and Register for the class. If you have any questions call Bill at 315-738-8351.

EMT Class Canceled

The Basic EMT Class, Instructed by Adam Shaver, held at the Training Center has been canceled for tonight. Class will resume the next scheduled day.

PCR Shortage

~~    http://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/ems/pcr_5/index.htm~~    We have been notified by the DOH of a statewide shortage of paper PCR's, the Program Agency has been instructed to limit the distribution of version 5 PCR's this shortage is expected to last about 2 months.  Agencies may want to download a printable PCR from the state link above.

 

Bridgewater EMT Class

The Class that was to start tonight at the Bridgewater Fire Dept. has been canceled due to the poor weather conditions and will start on January 6, at 6:30pm.

Last Call for Winter EMT Classes

The Camden, Bridgewater and Daytime New Hartford  Basic EMT classes all will run based on current registrations.  We are going to leave these course open (avaiible to register on line)  until Wednesday Jan 1st for any one interested in this training.

Health Commissioner Flu Advisory

New York State Department of Health Commissioner Nirva Shah MD, MPH, declares influenza to be prevalent in New York State for the 2013-14 season,  EMS Agencies are advised to recommend staff are vaccinated or consider the use of a surgical or procedure mask while in areas where patients or residents may be present.