Announcements

Archived communications to the EMS Community

ITLS Course at Mercy Flight

Mercy Flight of WNY will be offering an ITLS course on November 3 & 4. For more information, including registration details, please download the course flyer. Download November 2018 MercyFlight ITLS Course...

Tim Horton’s Smile Cookie Campaign to Benefit ECMC’s New ED

ECMC and Tim Hortons® announced that 100% of proceeds from Tim Hortons® annual Smile Cookie™ campaign throughout Western New York from Monday, September 17th – Sunday, September 23rd will go to ECMC’s Trauma Center and Emergency Department capital campaign. Each Smile...

Nerve Agent Information for EMS and Hospitals

Please see the communication below from the NYS Bureau of EMS and Trauma Systems. Please share widely. Download Nerve Agent Information for EMS and Hospital-Based...

Certified Instructor Update Course

STEMS will be hosting a Certified Instructor Update Course on Saturday, October 6th from 8:30am - 4pm. For more details, including registration information, please see the course flyer. Download October CIU Course...

ECMC and Fare Trade Salutes First Responders!

Hall of Fame Inductee “Fare Trade” will hold a benefit event to support ECMC’s campaign to build a new adult Level 1 Trauma Center and Emergency Department. The November 17th event at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center will honor WNYs First Responders. ECMC is...

CLI Course: Niagara County

Lake Plains Community Care Network has announced a CLI course planned for October 19, 20 and 27. Attendance at all 3 sessions is required. For course and registration details, please download the course flyer. Download Niagara County CLI Course...

NYS EMS Workforce Study Reminder: Request to complete survey

The notice below was originally sent on June 6th. There is still an opportunity to provide feedback if you have not done so already! ------------------------------- Dear EMS Agency Administrator: The New York State Emergency Medical Services Council (SEMSCO), in...

CME Opportunity: CHS EMS SIM-posium

CHS is pleased to offer an EMS SIM-posium on Saturday, August 4th. For more information please download the flyer below. Download EMS SIM-posium Flyer

REMINDER: Only 10 Days Left to Submit WREMAC Credentialing Reports

As a reminder, the WREMAC credentialing reporting period closes June 30. Agency EMS leaders should plan to log in to the UBMD EMS Portal to validate their membership, expiration dates and submit all WREMAC skills performed since last July 1. Those who are designated...

Update: 2019 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference – New Date. New Venue.

The 2019 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference date has changed to April 12 & 13. We are also pleased to announce the 2019 conference will be held at Salvatore's Italian Gardens. The Salvatore's venue provides much needed additional space and affords new possibilities for...

CME Opportunity: Psychological Impact of Terrorism and Criticial Events

All EMS providers are invited to attend the June SMART training: Psychological Impact of Terrorism and Critical Events. There are two opportunities to attend the training: June 20 & June 23. For all details, please download and review the program flyer below. Download...

CME Opportunity: Provider Fatigue

Twin City Ambulance is pleased to offer a semiar on "provider fatigue". The session will be held at 9am on June 19th. For more information, please download the flyer. Download Provider Fatigue...

CME Recert Core Refresher: Weekend Course

The Shawnee Fire Company will host an EMT Basic 26hr core refresher training program on June 21 - 24. The flyer below contains specific times for each day. For more information or to enroll contact Richard Cole at 716-523-2675. Download EMT BASIC Core Refresher at...

NYS EMS Workforce Study: Request to complete survey

Dear EMS Agency Administrator: The New York State Emergency Medical Services Council (SEMSCO), in partnership with the Bureau of EMS and Trauma Systems (BEMSATS), is conducting a study of the New York State EMS workforce. At this time, we are asking EMS agencies to...

REMINDER: WREMAC Credentialing Reports

As a reminder, the WREMAC credentialing reporting period is open. Agency EMS leaders should plan to log in to the UBMD EMS Portal to validate their membership, expiration dates and submit all WREMAC skills performed since last July 1. Those who are designated as an...

Happy EMS Week from UBMD Emergency Medicine EMS Division!

The UBMD Emergency Medicine EMS Division wishes to express our gratitude to all EMS providers during this week of celebration!  The theme for EMS Week 2018 is EMS STRONG: "Stronger Together".  Whether paid or volunteer, the work provided is incredibly important and...