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 […]

Drug Shortages at Carilion Stonewall Jackson – Multiple Prefilled Syringe Medications

The Carilion Stonewall Jackson pharmacy has reported shortages of multiple prefilled syringe medications in CSEMS drug boxes stocked at that facility, including epinephrine 1:10,000, sodium bicarbonate, and atropine. Substitute kits requiring medication preparation will be stocked instead during this shortage.  For more information, click here to view the complete shortage memo.

2019 Life – Guard Flight Academy

Space is limited if interested send a Letter of Interest and a Current Resume as soon as possible.All completed documentation must be sent via email to the respective course coordinator listed below. RADFORD OFFERING Wednesdays from 6pm – 10pm Beginning April 10th – May 15th Course Coordinator Flight Nurse Adam Berger atberger@carilionclinic.org LEXINGTON OFFERING Tuesdays […]

Drug Shortage at Augusta Health – Epinephrine 1:10,000 Prefilled Syringe

Augusta Health has reported a shortage of epinephrine 1:10,000 prefilled syringes in CSEMS drug boxes stocked at Augusta Health. Substitute kits, requiring medication preparation, will be stocked instead during this shortage. Click here for the complete shortage memo.

Drug Shortage Update at Regional Hospitals

Drug shortages have been reported at multiple regional hospital pharmacies affecting the supply of dopamine, sodium bicarbonate, and atropine in CSEMS drug boxes. Click here for the complete shortage update memo.

Augusta Health Drug Box Shortage:

Currently Dopamine is out of stock at Augusta Health. Until the shortage resolves Augusta Health will be marking the boxes with No Dopamine included.