Emergency Medical Services

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EMS Comments Needed: “Surprise Billing” Interim Final Rule

American Ambulance Association The Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Labor, and the U.S. Treasury Department (Departments) have issued an Interim Final Rule (IFR) on “surprise billing” that will take effect September 13, 2021. However, the Departments are taking comments on the IFR. While Congress expressly excluded ground […]

Fall 2021 St. Lawrence County EMT Courses

Fall 2021 St. Lawrence County EMT Courses Applications are due by August 16th (Physicals can be turned in at the start of class, please send in an application without it if unable to schedule an appointment before the deadline) EMT Basic Original and Refresher being held at Clarkson Hall Starting […]

New York State Fair EMS

AMR in Syracuse is looking for Paramedics to work at the New York State Fair. This position is initially for the New York State Fair with the opportunity for full-time employment. The link below takes you to the AMR Syracuse employment site. The notice specific to the State Fair is […]

NYS Stroke Center Designation Notification- Mohawk Valley Health System- Faxton St. Luke’s Hospital

https://fdrhpo.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/Faxton-St.-Lukes-_Stroke-Designation-Ltr.-08.2021.pdf On March 20, 2019 regulations were added at 10 NYCRR 405.34 that established a tiered stroke designation program in NYS. The NYSDOH recognizes the advanced capabilities of hospitals to care for complex stroke patients through Primary, Thrombectomy Capable, and Comprehensive stroke certification and designation. Attached to this email is […]


If an Error message shows, click here to see the flyer- https://fdrhpo.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/2021-Pediatric-EM-Conference-9-29-2021-.pdf Registration is now open for the 19th Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Assembly scheduled for September 29, 2021. This event will be held in person at The Collegian Hotel, 1060 East Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY. EMS provider fee is […]

EMS Delays

Dear Agencies, If you consistently experience excessive wait times when transferring patients at the hospital please complete the survey below for the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. This survey only needs to be completed if you are experiencing issues with transfer times. Increased Wait Time Survey The Bureau of Emergency […]