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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 10, 2012
 
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 January 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, INSTRUCTOR, TIME, CONTACT PERSON
 
Albion, 1/30/12, Ambulance Operations, Albion Fire Hall, 215 S. 5th, Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Arlington, 1/25/12, Airway Management, Arlington Rescue Hall, Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 402-719-0105
 
Battle Creek, 1/16/12, Trauma, Boarding & Splinting, Battle Creek Fire Hall, Tony Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Bloomfield, 1/23/12, Pediatric Emergencies, Bloomfield Fire Hall, Bob Nelson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Cedar Rapids, 1/16/12, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cedar Rapids VFD, 425 N. Main St., Scott
Hartley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
 
Cortland, 1/12/12, Body Mechanics, Cortland Fire Hall, Ed Meelhuysen, 7pm - 9pm, Contact Person:  Cristi Grusing, 402-798-8339
 
Crawford, 1/26/12, Advanced Airways, Crawford Fire Hall, 220 Elm St., Shad Bryner, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Jack Galt, 308-665-5134
 
Creston, 1/16/12, Geriatrics, Creston Fire Hall, Kyle Lingenfelter, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
David City, 1/23/12, ATV Trauma, David City Fire Hall, 552 D St., Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Dodge, 1/18/12, Brain Trauma, Dodge Fire Hall, 233 Oak St., Scott Crawford, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Diana Wisnieski, 402-693-2532
 
Fairfield, 1/18/12, Pediatric Trauma, Fairfield Fire Hall, Terry Leslie, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Janis Johnson, 402-762-3571
 
Gretna, 1/19/12, Back to the Basics, Gretna VFD, 11175 S. 204th St., Dave Huey, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brad Sloup, 402-686-9962
 
Hadar, 1/26/12, Cold Emergencies, Hadar Fire Hall, Matt Montgomery, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Hastings, 1/24/12, Cardiac Arrest in Middle-Aged Person, Mary Lanning Memorial Healthcare Medical Services Bldg., 715 N. St. Joseph Ave., Nancy Bredenkamp, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lisa Dirks, 402-461-5020
 
Lincoln, 1/26/12, Multiple Casualty Incidents, St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center, 555 S. 70th St., Dave Huey, 7pm - 9pm, Contact Person:  Jean Stilwell, 402-219-7051
 
Loup City, 1/17/12, EMS Team Building & Leadership, Loup City Community Building,  803 O St., Tim Peterson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Tim Peterson, 308-440-5921
 
Madison, 1/16/12, Becoming the Ultimate Caregiver, Public Safety Building, Bryan Young, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
McCook, 1/25/12, EMS Run Review, Community Hospital, 1301 East H St., Darcie Johnson, Dr. Richard Klug, & Dr. Walter Eskildsen, 6pm - 9pm, Contact Person:  Darcie Johnson, 308-344-8541
 
Mullen, 1/30/12, EMS Rules & Regulations, Mullen Ambulance Barn, Sharon Steele, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Contact Person:  Sharon Steele , 308-535-8095
 
Newman Grove, 1/11/12, Farm Emergencies, Newman Grove Fire Hall, Bryan Young, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
North Platte, 1/25/12, EMS Run Review, Holiday Inn Express, 300 Holiday Frontage Rd., Pat Richards and others, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Pat Richards, 308-696-8640
 
Omaha, 1/14/12, Infection Control Update, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N. 72nd St. , Peg Luebbert, 7:30am - 9:30am, Contact Person:  Peg Luebbert, 402-637-0693
 
Omaha, 1/11/12, Pediatric Assessment Emergencies, ALS Affiliates Inc., 2819 S. 125th Ave., Ste. 251, Connie Hartley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
 
Papillion, 1/11/12, Knowing the Diabetic Patient, Midlands Hospital, Ogram/Reifschneider Ste., 11111 S. 84th St., Tami Meyers, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Please RSVP to Lisa Beacom at 402-593-3116
 
Polk, 1/30/12, Stay & Play vs. Load & Go, Polk Fire Hall, 290 N. Main, Fred Benzel, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Scottsbluff, 1/18/12, Firefighter Rehab, Public Safety Building, 1801 Avenue B, Glen Eberspecher, 6pm - 9pm, Contact Person:  D.J. Glenn, 308-641-2440
 
Stanton, 1/10/12, K.I.D.S. - Kids in Dire Straits, Stanton Fire Hall, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Tilden, 1/24/12, Radio Communications, Tilden Fire Hall, Larry Bockelman, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Uehling, 1/23/12, Patient Assessment & Prioritizing Their Needs, Uehling Rescue Hall, Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 402-719-0105
 
Wynot, 1/17/12, Geriatrics, Wynot Fire Hall, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
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