Emergency Medical Services

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COVID-19 Legal & Documentation Issues for EMS Practitioners

The COVID-19 pandemic is raising a host of concerns unique to EMS practitioners. EMS responders at every level have many questions about how legal and clinical documentation issues will play out during this crisis. In this free webinar, national EMS attorneys Doug Wolfberg and Steve Wirth and NAEMT President Matt […]

Previously Certified Providers May Get Their Cards Reinstated

For any EMT (any level of care) expired between January 2015 and December 31st, 2018 you may go to the following link and apply to have your card reinstated until December 2020. Advanced level providers will be reinstated at EMT level https://apps.health.ny.gov/pubpal/builder/survey/expired-verification   Any EMT who expired between January 31st, […]

NYS Vital Signs EMS Academy Launch

Join John MacMillan on Tuesday, April 7th at 6 pm for an introduction to the Vital Signs EMS Academy. We are happy to be able to provide this webex for our providers. Click on the link below to participate. Click Here To Join

NYS EMS Memorial Postponed

Good morning, everyone! I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. We have come to the decision to postpone the EMS Memorial that was supposed to take place on May 19. I have been in communication with OGS, and as soon as we are safe to hold large events again, […]

FEMA and CARES Act Funding Information

For more information on FEMA and CARES Act funding, attached are two documents:   National Council of Nonprofits Chart on Paycheck Protection Program, Expanded EIDL and Emergency Grants, and Mid-Size Loan Program US Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship’s “The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act.”