Career Opportunity – Rappahannock Regional EMS Office

https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/238647 The Virginia Department of Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS) is currently seeking potential candidates for the Regional Health Emergency Coordinator position, which will be located in the Rappahannock Regional EMS Council (REMSC) office. This position serves as a Performance Improvement Specialist (PIS) for the REMSC office. Characteristic duties include: Data analysis from […]

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Post expires at 11:59am on Tuesday November 30th, 2021

Drug Box Alert

Starting on August 1st, 2021 hospital pharmacies in the region will be removing Morphine (2 Vials containing 10 mg in 1 mL) from the cardiac boxes as they are exchanged. This is in line with the current protocol changes and will aid in the transition to the new drug boxes. Morphine will be used as an alternative drug when needed in […]

Career Opportunity – Virginia Department of Health

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is hiring a Western Region Public Information Officer (PIO).  This position will serve a primarily rural area.  Roles and responsibilities include: planning, media training for health directors and new employees, implementation and evaluation of public information/media relations efforts, and communications for emergency operations.  The pay range is $70-75,000/year.Although this position is telework, VDH […]

2021 CSEMS Regional Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to the Central Shenandoah EMS Regional Awards winners for 2021! Your hard work and dedication was recognized last week as we travelled around the region. Winners for the Regional Awards will be nominated (as applicable) for the Governor’s EMS Awards in each category. Regional award recipients will be honored in a formal ceremony in […]

Career Opportunity – Wintergreen Fire & Rescue

Firefighter/ALS Type: Full Time Posted Date:6/21/2021 Deadline to Apply: Open until filled Wintergreen Fire and Rescue is seeking motivated candidates to join our high performance team in the position of Firefighter/ALS. Wintergreen Fire and Rescue is a dynamic organization that strives to provide the best EMS and fire services to the community of Wintergreen Resort […]

FAQ Document posted for EMS Workplace Precautions

Working with the Office of EMS Division of Emergency Operations, VDH Policy Specialists, the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry, and the Central Shenandoah Health District, we have consolidated some information related to EMS Providers in the workplace. This document is available on the Office of EMS website under COVID-19 information, and is also posted […]

Virginia’s Lifted Restrictions – What this means for EMS?

On Thursday, May 27, the CSEMS Protocol Workgroup met to discuss the current regional COVID-19 protocol. In the coming weeks, the regional COVID-19 protocol will be retired, and the latest guidance integrated into the new Regional EMS Protocol document. We are also developing a FAQ sheet to guide many areas of operations for EMS. It […]

NEW CSEMS Protocols – In Your Hands

Protocols are important…but do you have the latest version? As our team continues the phased rollout of the new CSEMS Patient Care Protocols, we need your help to assure you are getting the latest information. Please make sure your OEMS portal has the correct email address. Agencies are sending OEMS affiliation rosters, and we use […]