Emergency Medical Services

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Regional Policy Updates

The  following REMAC Policy Statements have been updated   Policy No. 17-12 RE: RSI (Revised 04/05/2021)   Policy No. 08-02 RE: Quality Improvement (Revised 04/05/2021)

Thank you Dispatchers!

Dispatchers are the unsung heroes of public safety, providing services 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. People don’t see them, but their work is on full display during an emergency. They are the connection that binds law enforcement, Fire, and EMS and the voice […]

Ogdensburg onsite EMT – Paramedic opportunity

EMTs or Paramedics wanted   Onsite First-Aid Opportunity Ogdensburg Wastewater Treatment Plant Mon-Fri 8-10 hour shifts   We are seeking EMTs for onsite first-aid at the Ogdensburg Wastewater Treatment Plant during its renovation. You will manage minor injuries, abrasions, sprains. All visits will be discussed with the on-call physician. Major […]

Updated Link: EMS for Children Advisory Committee Meeting

The New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Systems, EMS for Children Program will be hosting the EMS for Children Advisory Committee meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. The updated registration information for this meeting is below for those who wish to attend.   […]

Important Information for Agencies that Bill

See below notice from CMS regarding Medicare holding Claims from date of services 4/1/2021.   This is occurring as they are Extending the suspension of the 2% Sequestration from March 31, 2021, to December 31, 2021.  But due to the Easter Holiday break, The House will not be back in session […]