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COVID-19: Understand and Identify Burnout and Secondary Traumatic Stress

COVID-19: Understand and Identify Burnout and Secondary Traumatic Stress

Responding to disasters can be both rewarding and stressful. Knowing that you have stress and copin[...]
Silverback Distillery Helping Those Who Help Others - Donates Hand Sanitizer to CSEMS During COVID-19

Silverback Distillery Helping Those Who Help Others - Donates Hand Sanitizer to CSEMS During COVID-19

Silverback Distillery Donated Hand Sanitizer to CSEMS to Distribute to Regional EMS Agencies [...]
Stress & Anxiety Management Webinar - Wednesday, April 8, 1:00pm

Stress & Anxiety Management Webinar - Wednesday, April 8, 1:00pm

Managing Stress and Anxiety through the COVID-19 Pandemic The global COVID-19 pandemic is ca[...]
New PPE Guidance - Eye Protection and Mask for All Providers: SAVE MASKS!

New PPE Guidance - Eye Protection and Mask for All Providers: SAVE MASKS!

New PPE Guidance:Eye Protection and Mask for Providers on All Calls Providers should be donn[...]
CSEMS Office Staff Working Remotely - Available by Email and Phone; Office Staffed by Appointment Only

CSEMS Office Staff Working Remotely - Available by Email and Phone; Office Staffed by Appointment Only

CSEMS Limiting Face-to-Face Contact Pursuant to Emergency Order 53 from Virginia’s Governor,[...]
AHA Updated Interim Guidance on Card Extensions During COVID-19: April 1, 2020

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 Ca[...]
VCU Requests EMS Discontinue All Nebulizer, BiPAP & CPAP Before Entering ED
UVA Emergency Department Coronavirus Guidance: April 1, 2020

UVA Emergency Department Coronavirus Guidance: April 1, 2020

The following is the current standard of work for EMS patients entering the ED.  We need everyo[...]
CSEMS CISM and Peer Support for First Responders in the Time of COVID-19

CSEMS CISM and Peer Support for First Responders in the Time of COVID-19

You are normal people experiencing common reactions to unprecedented events During this tim[...]
Preceding Protocol: COVID-19 Precaution - All Providers and Patients are to Wear a Mask

Preceding Protocol: COVID-19 Precaution - All Providers and Patients are to Wear a Mask

Effective Immediately: All providers and patients are to wear a mask. Asymptomatic, low ri[...]
Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order - March 30, 2020

Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order - March 30, 2020

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · March [...]
VDH, OEMS Hiring Program Coordinator - Located at CSEMS: Deadline April 14, 2020

VDH, OEMS Hiring Program Coordinator - Located at CSEMS: Deadline April 14, 2020

ADDITIONAL DETAILED POSITION INFORMATION AND APPLY ONLINE HERE APPLICATION DEADLINE APRIL 14[...]
Seeking Volunteers to Make Homemade Masks - Help Conserve Precious Reserves of N-95 Masks

Seeking Volunteers to Make Homemade Masks - Help Conserve Precious Reserves of N-95 Masks

We appreciate your interest in helping during this unprecedented time. Unfortunately we're at t[...]
Drug Box Decontamination Process Released

Drug Box Decontamination Process Released

Please review the documents at the link below. We have developed a drug box decontamination process[...]
Local Fire & EMS Seeking PPE Donations - Masks, Non-latex Gloves, Disposable Gowns for COVID-19

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[...]