AHA Updated Interim Guidance on Card Extensions During COVID-19: April 1, 2020

UPDATED: Interim Guidance on Card Extensions during COVID-19 Outbreak CPR & Emergency Cardiovascular Care March 31, 2020 Purpose: To provide additional flexibility for providers, AHA Instructors, and Instructor candidates during the COVID-19 pandemic. NOTE: This guidance on card extensions supersedes the guidance outlined in the March 13, 2020, document, “Interim Guidance on Extensions for AHA […]

COVID-19 Provider Update and Q&A with Dr. Brand and CSEMS: Thursday, April 2 at 7pm

During these video conferences, Dr. Brand and CSEMS Leadership will provide an update on the regional response to COVID-19, and will offer an opportunity for providers to ask questions about the weeks ahead. _________________________________________________________________ Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 7:00 – 8:00pm CSEMS COVID-19 Provider Update and Q&A with Dr. BrandThu, Apr 2, 2020 7:00 […]

Local Fire & EMS Seeking PPE Donations – Masks, Non-latex Gloves, Disposable Gowns for COVID-19

Do You Have Unused PPE to Donate to Your Local Fire & EMS Agencies? As you may have seen through state and federal press conferences, there remains to be a shortage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) throughout the nation for Emergency Services and Healthcare Workers in light of the Coronavirus COVID-19. EMS Seeking Local Donations […]

CSEMS Pearson VUE Testing Facility Temporarily Reopened with Increased Hours: Begins Monday, March 23, 2020

CSEMS has Temporarily Reopened our Pearson VUE Testing Facility. After further discussions with the Virginia Office of EMS, we recognize the the limitations of testing throughout Virginia due to precautions with COVID-19, and the potential increased demand for providers in the near future. As such, CSEMS will temporarily re-open our Pearson VUE testing facility with […]

COVID-19 – Virginia Office of EMS Taking Proactive Actions Supporting EMS Operations

Pursuant to Emergency Order 51, the Virginia Office of EMS is taking proactive actions to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The following actions will be taken to support EMS operations throughout the commonwealth: PPE Supplies PPE supplies are in high demand for EMS agencies and healthcare organizations. The Virginia Office of EMS is working with […]