Announcements

Archived communications to the EMS Community

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...

Webinar CME: Current Concepts in Concussion

The Medical Society for the State of NY is offering a free Webinar on Thursday, April 12th at 12:30pm. The topic will be "Current Concepts in Concussion for Adult and Pediatric Patients" To learn more about this seminar, please download the flyer. Download the...

Don’t forget to register for the Greater Buffalo EMS Conference!

The 2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference is only 3 weeks away (April 20 & 21)! This conference provides a low-cost opportunity to earn CME from very exceptional presenters. Download 2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference Schedule Tired of the same old lectures? We work...

CME Opportunity: Stroke Simulation Training

MERCY HOSPITAL OF BUFFALO PRESENTS STROKE SIMULATION TRAINING WHEN:APRIL 12, 2018 at 6:00PM WHERE: ELMA VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, 2945 BOWEN RD. ELMA, NY 14059 *Please RSVP to Emily Rowles: erowles@chsbuffalo.org or (716) 462 – 9245* Download Elma Neuro SIM...

EMS Educator Job Vacancy: Paramedic Program Director

The Arnot Ogden Medical Center Paramedic Program seeks a qualified candidate to serve as Paramedic Program Director. Please consider reviewing the job description below and direct all questions to Michael Pirozzolo, EMSTAR Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer:...

NAEMSP Advocacy Alert: Community Paramedicine

One of NAEMSP®’s strategic goals is to enhance EMS advocacy efforts. NAEMSP® is pleased to support the efforts of The New York Mobile Integrated Healthcare Association (NYMIHA) in conjunction with EMS stakeholders in your state who are working diligently to pass...

EMS Leadership Training – Part I: The NYS EMS System

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...

PCRs to Oishei Children’s Hospital

Oishei Children’s Hospital reminds all EMS services that the PCR is part of each patient’s record and essential to high-quality patient care. EMS is reminded to leave the PCR with the patient at the time of transport. When this isn’t possible, it is imperative the PCR...

Escaping Violent Encounters Training

Twin City Ambulance will be hosting an escaping violent encounters course on March 26 & April 2. Attendance at both sessions is required. For more information, please download the course flyer. Download TCA dt4ems Course...

ECMC ED Construction Notice

Construction of the new ECMC Emergency Department has begun. An important notice regarding this construction project is attached to this notice. Please read and widely disseminate. Download ECMC ED Construction...

2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference!

The UBMD Emergency Medicine EMS Division looks forward to the 2018 Greater Buffalo EMS Conference on April 20 & 21 at the Millennium Hotel and Conference Center in Cheektowaga, NY. http://ubmdems.com/conference/ Each year we work hard to offer unique topics with a...

Stroke Prenotification: Kaleida Health

On February 18th, Kaleida's neurosciences transfer resources website went live. Please take a moment to review the information on the site; specifically, the EMS Acute Stroke Pre-Notification Guidelines. The formal communication from Kaleida is attached to this...