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April 25, 2012
Leah Bucco-White Communications and Legislative Services (402) 471-9356

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 May and June 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.
Chambers, 5/29, Sports Injuries, Chambers Fire Hall, Terri Van Houten, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
Chester, 5/2, EMS Response to Hazmat, Chester Sr. Center, 520 Thayer Ave., Michael White, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:   Michael White, 402-768-1553
Grand Island, 5/14, Communications, St. Francis Memorial Hospital, Conference Rm. C, 2116 W. Faidley, Cameron Calleroz, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Rita Gallagher, 308-485-4478
Hartington, 5/2, Airways & Lungs, Hartington Ambulance, Carol Rodenborg, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
Lincoln, 5/17, Recruiting & Retention in EMS, St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center, 555 S. 70th St., Dave Huey, 7pm - 9pm, Contact Person:    Jean Stilwell, 402-219-7051
Linwood, 5/10, Patient Assessment & Prioritizing Their Needs, Linwood Rescue Hall, Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 402-719-0105
Mullen, 5/14, ATV Accidents, Mullen Ambulance Barn, 501 SW 1st, KC Merrihew, 5:30pm - 6:30pm MST, Contact Person:  Anna Baum, 308-546-2920
Omaha, 5/12, Stroke Update, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N. 72nd St., Tami Meyers, 7:30am - 9:30am, Contact Person:  Tami Meyers, 402-980-3869
Omaha, 5/16, OB/GYN Emergencies, ALS Affiliates Inc., 2819 S. 125th Ave., Ste. 251, Scott Hartley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
Omaha, 5/22, Soft Tissue/Orthopedic Injuries, Eppley Airport FD, 5111 Boeing Court, Scott Hartley, 5pm - 8pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
Omaha, 6/9, Douglas County Case Reviews, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N. 72nd St, Rob Ramey & Kathy Warren, 7:30am - 9:30am, Contact Person:  Rob Ramey, 402-449-4830
Papillion, 5/9, Understanding the DNR Order, Midlands Hospital, Ogram/Reifschneider Ste., 11111 S. 84th St., Gordon Henricksen, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Please RSVP to Lisa Beacom at 402-593-3116
Plainview, 5/15, When to Call for ALS Intercept, Plainview Fire Hall, Kyle Lingenfelter, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
St. Paul, 5/16, EMS Role in Vehicle Extrication, St. Paul Fire Hall, 824 6th St., Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
Stromsburg, 5/7, Skills Night, Stromsburg Fire Hall, 300 Exchange St., Darla Hopwood & Sonya Reznicek, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451