Announcements

Archived communications to the EMS Community

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...

EMS Leadership Program Location Reminder

Just a reminder that tonight's EMS Leadership Training will be held at ARMOR Volunteer Fire Company (Clark Street in Hamburg)...NOT Big Tree as previously scheduled. We did send an e-mail to everyone who registered but want to communicate the change widely to make...

EMS Leadership Training – Part I: The NYS EMS System (copy)

The UBMD EMS Division is pleased to announce Part I of the 2018 EMS Leadership Training Series. This is the first of several modules which will be offered throughout 2018. This series is FREE and open to ALL providers. EMS leaders/officers are strongly encouraged to...

Greater Buffalo EMS Conference Presenter Profiles

The 2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference is 7 days away! Don't miss out on this annual event being held April 20 & 21 at the Millennium Hotel and Conference Center in Cheektowaga. $95 includes top notch CME, lunch and continental breakfast. www.BuffaloEMSconference.com...

EMS Notification: VA Cath Lab Down Time in April

The UBMD EMS Division has been notified that the VA Cardiac Cath Lab will be down for maintenance from Sunday, April 15th at 00:01 until Monday, April 16th at 07:00. The VA has directed EMS to divert VA patients who may require emergency PCI to the closest PCI capable...

CME Opportunity: Neuro Simulation Training

CHS of Buffalo is pleased to offer Neuro Simulation Training at Mercy Flight of WNY. The training will be held on April 24th at 6pm. To learn more about this training, including registration information, please download and view the program flyer. Download Mercy...

Additional Information Regarding EMS Award Nominations

The Wyoming-Erie Regional EMS Council is urging everyone to consider recognizing providers and services who go above-and-beyond! It's not too late to nominate individuals and agencies that have made extraordinary contributions to our EMS system. The submission...

EMS Award Nominations!

The Wyoming-Erie Regional EMS Council is urging everyone to consider recognizing providers and services who go above-and-beyond! It's not too late to nominate individuals and agencies that have made extraordinary contributions to our EMS system. Please consider...