EMS Director’s Newsletter

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May 2022 Regional Updates and Happy EMS Week!

On behalf of all of us here at Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization and the Program Agency, we wish you a Safe and Happy EMS Week! To: North Country EMS Agencies Date: May 16, 2022 From: Ann Smith, Director RE: Regional Update HAPPY EMS WEEK Thank you for all […]

Upcoming CME and ADDITIONAL CME next week at Clarkson University!!

Good Afternoon, Clarkson University’s Lewis School of Health Sciences is happy to announce a “Thank You” to all our emergency medical first responders with an ADDITIONAL FREE night of Continuing Medical Education (CME) on May 18th! Starting at 6:30 PM on the top floor of Old Main, 55 Main Street, Clarkson University, we will […]

New York Ambulance Medicaid Match Program Webinar

Proposed NYS legislation could increase Medicaid reimbursement for volunteer and non-profit ambulance services. Jim Downey Editor, PULSE Newsletter Coeditor, BLANKET newsletter NYS Volunteer Ambulance & Rescue Association www.nysvara.org______theblanket@nysvara.org Attention EMS Service Leaders: As we are sure you know the Medicaid reimbursement rate falls far short of the cost of providing […]

Upstate Stroke Educational Offering

Next week, Wednesday, April 20th Noon to 1 pm, join us for a live, free, virtual session to learn about Primary and Comprehensive Stroke Centers from our local stroke center leaders; Josh Onyan BSN, RN, SCRN-Stroke Program Manager, and Bernadette Medve MSN, RN, SCRN-Stroke Coordinator.    Register here: https://www.upstate.edu/stroke/rush-conference.php