Agricultural Hazards Awareness for First Responders

Madison Fire Department April 28, 2019 9AM-4PM

Madison Fire Department 7362 St Rt 20 Madison NY 13402

Presented By Erik Merrell from NYCAMH

RSVP: Erik Merrell by April 24th

Phone Number: (315) 723-2012

Email Address:

Spring EMS Stakeholders Meeting

Midstate Agency Leaders, Directors, Operators, EMS Providers,

TUESDAY APRIL 9, 2019 7PM St. Luke’s Home Community Room

Updated EMS State, Regional, County information, Education and Operational changes. MVHS presentation/update on “new” hospital.

ACLS Refresher

Tuesday March 12, 6PM 14 Foery Drive. Cost $10 (Midstate Providers) register on-line or call 315 738 8351

Training Opportunity

Join us for the first in a series of training opportunities offered by Midstate EMS. The first topic will be “Pre Hospital Bariatric Care”. The training will be held on Wednesday, April 3rd at 6pm at the Midstate Training Center (located at 14 Foery Drive, Utica.) Please download the flyer above for more information! There is no cost for this event. Sign-up can be done through “Class Registration” (CME Non-Core Content Hours) on the Midstate Website. Or by clicking here:

DATE CHANGE Pre Hospital Bariatric Care DATE CHANGE

Wednesday APRIL 3, 6PM 14 Foery Drive

Angela Soja MS RN FNP-C

Our bariatric patients present us with some unique challenges Angela will discuss and address Post Surgical emergencies, Bariatric Assessments, choosing hospital destinations.and follow up care. The program will include a question and answer session. This program provides 3 non core continuing education hours (SME’s) Register on line

The Bureau of EMS is now on Facebook!

The NYSDOH Bureau of EMS is now on facebook. Please feel free to join the “NYSDOH – New York State Health Department – EMS Community” group page.

This group is comprised of EMS Professionals from around New York State that are looking to share ideas related to clinical best practices, recruitment programs, educational opportunities and serve as a resource center for questions about EMS in New York State. With over 60,000 EMS Providers and 1,800 EMS Agencies, this group is a network that is inclusive of all EMS models, providers and agencies to help one another learn about EMS in New York State.

LifePak 15

If your agency uses a LifePak 15, please download and read the recall notice above.

St. Luke’s Campus Traffic Changes During America’s Greatest Heart Run/Walk

On Saturday, March 2rd, during the hours of 8am and 1pm, the St. Luke’s Campus will only be accessible when approached from Yorkville on Champlin Ave. The entrance across from the Utica College entrance on Champlin Ave, will be the only access for ambulances transporting to and from St. Luke’s. 

EMT Class cancellation

Tonight’s EMT class, Febrary 25, at teh EMS training center (Chad Smith, Instructor) has been cancelled.