Announcements

Archived communications to the EMS Community

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...

UBMD PCR Documentation Training

The UBMD EMS Division and Clarence Center VFC is pleased to offer a PCR documentation training seminar on Tuesday, June 12 beginning at 7pm. This training program is recommended for providers using paper PCRs. Please register for this program at:...

Stroke CME: BGMC-GVI on June 11

Please download the flyer below regarding a stroke CME opportunity offered by the BGMC GVI on June 11th. Download BGMC-GVI EMS Program Flyer 6-11-18

WREMAC Credentialing Reporting Period Open

The WREMAC credentialing reporting period is now 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 agency...

Paramedic Part-Time Job Vacancy

Dr. Avino's office in Orchard Park is accepting applications from NYS certified paramedics to assist with performing stress tests. This part-time position is approximately 7-8 hours/week on Mondays and pays $35/hour. For more information, please download the position...

2019 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference: SAVE THE DATE!

We hope you were able to attend the Greater Buffalo EMS Conference this year and have received excellent feedback from attendees! Plans for the 2019 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference have begun. The 2019 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference will be held on Friday, April 5th...

ePCR and Patella Reduction Correspondence

We are so encouraged by the overwhelming participation in this year's Greater Buffalo EMS Conference! Once the 2019 date is finalized, we will send a notice so you can save the date. Two of our presenters asked us to share information discussed during their...

EMS Training at State Preparedness Training Center

Rescue Task Force (RTF) for EMS: May 24-25, 2018 Link to Course Announcement: http://www.dhses.ny.gov//training/courses/RTF%20for%20EMS%20May%2024-25%202018.pdf EMS Special Situations: June 16-17, 2018 Link to Course Announcement:...

EMS Photo Request!

The UMBD EMS Division Website is being updated and we seek to incorporate photos from the western New York EMS community. Please consider sharing EMS photos to be used on the UBMD EMS Division Website. To upload photos, please visit: http://ubmdems.com/photosubmit/...

Preceptor Notice/Invite from CollaborNation

THe UBMD EMS Division has been contacted by a number of EMS providers who received an email inviting them to the MLREMS ALS/BLS Preceptor Class on May 7th. Please disregard this notice. It appears the invite was sent to everyone with an account in Cypherworx - the...

2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference: A Record Breaker!

The 2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference will be a record-breaking event...the greatest enrollment since inception! The UBMD EMS Division thanks you for showing such strong support for this annual event! www.BuffaloEMSconference.com If you haven't registered yet, don't...