Stroke Presentation & Dinner; Monday, April 29 at 6:30pm

New Horizons in Acute Stroke Treatment

Nomination DEADLINE EXTENDED: CSEMS 2019 Regional EMS Awards

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council has extended the deadline for accepting nominations for the 2019 Regional EMS Awards program to Tuesday, April 30. This regional recognition program honors the exceptional contributions of EMS providers in the Central Shenandoah Valley make to their communities. This regional program consists of 11 categories and one scholarship. Award nominations must […]

VDH “Make the Call” – Mental Health and Wellness Campaign

If you are a first responder in need of help, please make the call. www.vdh.virginia.gov/makethecall This job is difficult and stressful. Some days are amazing, leaving you with a smile on your face. Some days are not. It is those days when the job is not amazing that you may take on the greatest burden. […]

Employment Opportunity

CSEMS Program Manager The position posting for the new CSEMS Program Manager is available from VDH via the enclosed link. Interested and qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. Click here to apply.

EMS Officer 1 Course; Caroline County Regional Fire School, April 27-28, 2019

ACCESS REGISTRATION APPLICATION HERE

Drug Shortage at Augusta Health: T-Loop Extension Set

The Augusta Health pharmacy is experiencing a temporary shortage of T-Port extension sets with pre-attached luer-lock connector. There will be an alternate type of T-Port extension set with a separate luer-lock connector taped to it. Click here for the full drug shortage memo.

VAVRS – District 1 Training Weekend: Saturday and Sunday, April 13th and 14th.

The VAVRS District-1 Training Committee is providing a multi-event CE and training weekend. Fulfill a large portion of your CE requirements at the Two-Day CE Symposium, refresh on ACLS or PALS, or take extrication or EVOC class. Pick your training for the weekend. Click here the the event flyer. All training is FREE!!! Events take […]

Certified Hospital Emergency Coordinator Program: May 22-24, 2019

Putting Emergency Management in the context of Healthcare Regulation The Certified Hospital Emergency Coordinator (CHEC) Courses and Certification Program, the first of its kind in the nation, to combine Emergency Management Curriculum with healthcare specific regulation! Covering topics from NIMS/ICS/HICS to Joint Commission and CMS. Join the over 500 Certified Hospital Emergency Coordinators from the […]

Advanced Disaster Life Support Course Offered: April 4 & 5, 2019 8am-5pm

Join the Northwest Region Healthcare Coalition for this ADLS course offering! ADLS® is targeted to multiple disciplines including: emergency medical service (EMS) personnel, hazardous materials personnel, public safety and public health personnel, and health care providers. By teaching multiple disciplines simultaneously, a commonality of approach and language will develop, improving the care and coordination of response in WMD […]

Basic Disaster Life Support Course Offered: Wed, April 3, 2019 8am-5pm

Join the Northwest Region Healthcare Coalition for this BDLS course offering! BDLS® is targeted to multiple disciplines including: emergency medical service (EMS) personnel, hazardous materials personnel, public safety and public health personnel, and health care providers. By teaching multiple disciplines simultaneously, a commonality of approach and language will develop, improving the care and coordination of […]