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Nomination Period is OPEN for 2016 PEMS Region EMS Awards!

EMS-Regional-Awards Nomination Period is OPEN for 2016 PEMS Region EMS Awards! It is time again to recognize excellence in those within our regional Emergency Medical Services community who stand out for their vision, their leadership, and their performance. The Peninsulas EMS Council, Inc. is actively seeking the nominations of your top performers for the 2016 Peninsulas Region EMS Awards. We believe that you know best who in each...
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Training Opportunity: CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference

Training Opportunity: CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference March 11-12, 2016, 7:00 am - 5:30 pm, Norfolk Waterside Marriott altOverview  The CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference is a two-day pediatric conference designed to provide knowledge and skills related to pediatric trauma.  In addition, we seek to enhance our community and pediatric colleague’s ability to manage pediatric trauma cases.  The conference will provide various learning methodologies presented by experts in the...
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Training Opportunity: Henrico FD 2016 ALS CE Schedule

Training Opportunity: Henrico FD 2016 ALS CE Schedule January - June, 2016, 8:30am - Call 804-501-5968 to register or for further information alt Click here to download a flyer.  Trainers and Administrators - Please post in your common areas.   We Are PEMS!
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Training Opportunity: CISM Team Stress Management for Trauma Providers

Training Opportunity: CISM Team Stress Management for Trauma Providers 24 & 25 February, 2016, 8:30am - 4:30pm, Newport News Police Department Training Room, 9701 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA alt Click here to download a flyer.  Trainers and Administrators - Please post in your common areas.   We Are PEMS!
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Columbia Southern University Partners with PEMS!

Columbia Southern University Partners with PEMS! Columbia Southern University is pleased to have the Peninsulas Emergency Medical Services Council Inc. as a Learning Partner! altAs a member, this partnership provides a reduced tuition, plus many additional benefits. And, for your convenience, all programs are offered in an online format.   The Learning Partner Program provides exclusive benefits to the employees/members of your organization, as well as all...
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Training Opportunity: EMS Functions in ICS

Training Opportunity: EMS Functions in ICS 3 Opportunities: 20 January, 2016 - TEMS (Chesapeake, VA) 27 February, 2016 - Isle of Wight VRS (Smithfield, VA) 20 April, 2016 - James City County Fire Training Center (Williamsburg, VA) altThe National Fire Academy's "Emergency Medical Services Functions in the Incident Command System" course is returning to Hampton Roads! This 2-day, National Fire Academy course will present students with multiple scenarios requiring...
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Employment Opportunity: Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center Certification Instructor

Employment Opportunity: Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center Certification Instructor Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Certification Instructor. Professionaaltl Mechanicsville, VA Department: HEARTCODE EDUCATION Requisition: 83939 Schedule: Full Time Shift: Day Hours: M-F MEMORIAL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER POSITION SUMMARY Promotes and coordinates the teaching-learning activities conducted by the faculty and students while in the Clinical Simulation Center (CSC). Coordinates...
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Celebrating Excellence: 2015 Governor's EMS Award Winners!

Celebrating Excellence:  2015 Governor's EMS Award Winners! And a special congratulations to our two PEMS region winners! GOVERNOR’S EMS AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT ANNUAL EMS SYMPOSIUM alt(RICHMOND, Va.) – The 2015 Governor’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Award winners were recently announced at the 36th Annual Governor’s EMS Awards Ceremony in Norfolk, Virginia. Governor Terry McAuliffe recognized 10 outstanding EMS providers and organizations from across the Commonwealth for...
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Alert: Medication Box Discrepancies

Alert:  Medication Box Discrepancies   altJust a reminder:  Anyone finding a problem with a PEMS Medication Box should report the problem using the PEMS Medication Box Incident Report Form. Examples of conditions that should be reported are:  missing medications, expired medications, exposed sharps, biological contamination, etc. The form is located on the PEMS website at www.peninsulas.vaems.org.  It is located in the Medication Boxes - Medication Box Documents...
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Employment Opportunity: HSC Transport

Employment Opportunity: HSC Transport   HeartSong Transport is seeking qualified EMTs and Drivers to provided reliable and timely medical transportation services in Hampton Roads! alt See flyer for further information and application instructions.   We Are PEMS!
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