Emergency Medical Services

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2019 New York State EMS Annual Awards

New York State EMS Annual Awards: Physician of Excellence Registered Nurse of Excellence Excellence In EMS Quality and Safety EMS Agency of the Year EMS Educator of Excellence EMS Communication Specialist of the Year Youth Provider of the Year Basic Life Support Provider of the Year Advanced Life Support Provider […]

Updated ALS Minimum Equipment List

At the February REMAC meeting, the following changes were made to the ALS minimum equipment list: Ampule removed after epinephrine 1:1000 1mg/1ml PRN Adapters were made optional large bore and ┬ásmall bore saline locks (2 ea.) were changed to ┬áSaline Lock with a quantity of 4 (size will be at […]

Mountain Lakes EMS to Offer CLI Course April 12-14

Mountain Lakes EMS will be offering a Certified Lab Instructor (CLI) course on April 12th, 13th and 14th at the Clinton County Office of Emergency Services in Plattsburgh. The session on April 12th will be held in the evening; April 13th will be a full day, and April 14th will […]

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Registration Now Open for the 2019 “Spring Fling” EMS Conference!

Registration is now open for the 20th Annual “Spring Fling” EMS Conference! This year’s conference will run from Thursday, April 25th to Sunday, April 28th at the Edgewood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria Bay. It will feature several speakers, ALS/BLS skills sessions, core content classes, an award banquet, and […]

North Country REMSCO Openings Available for Lewis County Positions

The North Country Regional EMS Council (REMSCO) has several openings available for Lewis County positions. Do you live or work in Lewis County and have an interest in getting involved with EMS operations at a regional level? Our REMSCO’s membership is diverse — BLS & ALS providers, dispatchers, nurses, fire, […]

Name Suggestions Sought for Upcoming EMS “Community Day”

The NYS Bureau of EMS is creating a new initiative, and it needs name suggestions from you! This initiative will have agencies across the state on Sunday, May 19, 2019, take their rigs into their community and teach community members about all the capabilities of EMS agencies and their providers. […]

Spring EMS Education Day

Mercy Flight Central Presents 2019 Spring EMS Education Day

Its that time of year again! Mercy Flight is now in its 6th year hosting the Spring EMS Education Day in the Finger Lakes Region. Please share this opportunity with your colleagues in Nursing and EMS. Mercy Flight will award 6 non-core CME hours and provide meals and snacks throughout […]

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Employment Opportunity at Carthage Area Rescue Squad

Carthage Area Rescue Squad is looking for qualified professional individuals with high integrity who want to give back to their community by providing exceptional patient care to the citizens of our community. The Rescue Squad is hiring part-time and per diem, casual paramedics and advanced critical care providers for both […]

Jefferson County EMS to host Certified Lab Instructor (CLI) Course

A Certified Lab Instructor (CLI) course will be hosted by Jefferson County EMS from Friday, March 22 through Sunday, March 24 at the Bruce M. Wright Memorial Conference Center in Watertown. To be eligible for certification, all candidates must meet the following criteria: Complete an Application for Instructor Certification (DOH-2260) […]