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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 27, 2011

CONTACT
Leah Bucco-White Communications and Legislative Services (402) 471-9356
leah.bucco-white@nebraska.gov

Emergency Medical Services Workshops Coming to Your Community

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services’ Emergency Medical Services Program offers ongoing training workshops across the state for emergency medical technicians, first responders, and the general public. The workshop schedule for November is listed below. For more information on the workshops offered please visit the DHHS EMS calendar web page by clicking here. You may also click on the subscribe link at the top of the EMS workshop calendar web page to sign up for an email or a text message alert when the EMS workshop calendar is updated.

The free workshops are worth three continuing education hours unless noted otherwise.

CITY, DATE, TOPIC, LOCATION, TIME, CONTACT PERSON

Ainsworth, 11/15/2011, Farm Emergencies, Ainsworth Rescue Hall, Terri Van Houten, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Aurora, 11/10/2011, OB/GYN Emergencies, Aurora Fire Hall, 906 13th St., Scott Crawford, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brent Dethlefs, 402-694-5155

Bancroft, 11/07/2011, Cardiac Emergencies, Bancroft Fire Hall, Sandy Atkins, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Battle Creek, 11/21/2011, Becoming the Ultimate Caregiver, Battle Creek Fire Hall, Bryan Young, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Chester, 11/22/2011, Infection Control, Chester Sr. Center, Mike White, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Mike White, 402-768-1553

Clarks, 11/10/2011, Packaging Your Patient, Clarks Fire Hall, JJ Wohlers, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: JJ Wohlers, 308-379-2260

Coleridge, 11/30/2011, Asthma & Airway Emergencies, Coleridge Fire Hall, Carol Rodenborg, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Creston, 11/21/2011, Improving Communications with the Hospital, Creston Fire Hall, Kyle Lingenfelter, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Crofton, 11/22/2011, AMUART=TRAUMA, Crofton Fire Hall, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

David City, 11/21/2011, EMS Fire Rehab, David City Fire Hall, 552 D St., Tami McLaughlin, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Fullerton, 11/15/2011, Skills Night, Fullerton Fire Hall, Dick Smithson, JJ Wohlers, & Russ Bolling, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Dick Smithson, 308-940-0301

Grand Island, 11/05/2011, Critical Trauma Workshop, Law Enforcement Center, 111 Public Safety Dr, , 8pm - 5pm, Contact Person: Rita Gallagher, 308-485-4478

Grand Island, 11/14/2011, Emotional Aspect of Emergency Care, St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 2116 W. Faidley, Randy Iverson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Rita Gallagher, 308-485-4477

Greeley, 11/08/2011, Immobilization & Stabilization, Greeley Fire Hall, 112 W. O'Connor, Scott Hlavac, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Hastings, 11/07/2011, Altered Levels of Consciousness: Differentiating the Diagnosis of Diabetes vs. Stroke, Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital, 715 N. St. Joseph, Phil Thomas, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lisa Dirks, 402-461-5020

Lexington, 11/09/2011, Burns, Midwest Medical Transport, 606 Van Buren, Robin Dimmitt, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Contact Person: Justin Huber, 402-707-1666

Lincoln, 11/08/2011, Pre-Hospital Care of the Client with Burn Injuries, Midwest Medical Transport, 3001 O Street, St. Elizabeth Burn Center, 6pm - 9pm, Contact Person: Gary Waldron, 402-416-3325

Lincoln, 11/10/2011, OB/GYN Emergencies, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 555 S. 70th St., Bryana Shultz, 7pm - 9pm, Contact Person: Jean Stilwell, 402-219-7051

Lindsay, 11/21/2011, On Scene Do's and Don'ts, Lindsay Fire Hall, 2nd and Pine St., Ed Carlin, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Neligh, 11/01/2011, Cardiac Emergencies, Neligh Fire Hall, West Hwy 275, Tony Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Randy Nelson, 402-841-8996

Oakland, 11/14/2011, Medical Assessments, Oakland Fire Hall, 500 N. Oakland Ave., Debbie Von Seggern-Johnson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Debbie Von Seggern-Johnson, 402-719-0105

Omaha, 11/12/2011, Child Abuse & Neglect, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 S. 72nd St., Tom Deegan, MD, 7:30am - 9:30am, Contact Person: Tom Deegan, 402-955-5147

Papillion, 11/09/2011, SCORE EMS - Sports Events, Stand-by Medicine, and Sports Injuries, Midlands Hospital, Ogram Ste., 11111 S. 84th St., Craig Jacobus, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, RSVP to Lisa Beacom / 402-593-3116 or email: lisa.beacom@alegent.org, Dinner at no cost

Plainview, 11/15/2011, EMS Fire Rehab, Plainview Fire Hall, Brad Korth, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Polk, 11/17/2011, Electrical Burns, Polk Fire Hall, 290 N. Main, Scott Hlavac, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Scotia, 11/21/2011, Farm Emergencies, Scotia Fire Hall, 304 S. Main, Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Scottsbluff, 11/05/2011, Western EMS Conference, Harm's Advanced Technology Center, 1601 East 27th St., Various, 8am - 4:30pm MST, Contact Person: Dallas Schaffer, 308-630-1373

Sidney, 11/08/2011, Cardiac Emergencies, Emergency Response Care, 714 Osage, Joe Jeter, 6pm - 9pm, Contact Person: Shawn Baumgartner, 308-635-0511

Tilden, 11/15/2011, Geriatric Emergencies, Tilden Fire Hall, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Wayne, 11/22/2011, Sports Concussions & Injuries, Providence Medical Center, Carol Rodenborg, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

West Point, 11/22/2011, EMS Fire Rehab, West Point Fire Hall, Brad Korth, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person: Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
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