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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 31, 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 August 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, 8/21/12, Sports Injuries, Albion Fire Hall, 215 S. 5th, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Central City, 8/20/12, Trauma - Boarding & Splinting, Central City Community Room, 1609 16th Ave., JJ Wohlers, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Coleridge, 8/21/12, Nebulizers & Airways, Coleridge Fire Hall, Carol Rodgenborg, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Crawford, 8/23/12, Traumatic Brain Injury, Crawford Fire Hall, 220 Elm St., Trish Garner, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Jack Galt, 308-665-5134
 
Crofton, 8/28/12, Pediatrics, Crofton Fire Hall, Jason Bauer, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Dakota City, 8/9/12, OB / GYN, Dakota City Fire Hall, Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
David City, 8/27/12, Industrial Accidents, David City Fire Hall, 552 D, Scott Hlavac, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Dixon, 8/23/12, Airways, Dixon Fire Hall, Tina Monteith, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Ewing, 8/14/12, How to Handle Autistic Patients, Ewing Fire Hall, Matt Montgomery, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Genoa, 8/13/12, Death by Trauma, Genoa Fire Hall, 512 Willard St., Kyle Lingenfelter, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Grand Island, 8/13/12, Farm Accidents, St. Francis Medical Center, 2116 W. Faidley, Keven Badgley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Rita Gallagher, 308-485-4478
 
Hadar, 8/23/12, Pediatrics, Hadar Fire Hall, Julie Mertens, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Hartington, 8/27/12, Trauma on the Hwy - Understanding DNR, Hartington Rescue Hall, Scott Bonsall, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Lincoln, 8/23/12, Sports Injuries, St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center, 555 S. 70th St., Dave Huey, 7pm - 9pm, Contact Person:  Jean Stilwell, 402-219-7051
 
Lindsay, 8/20/12, ATV & Farm Accidents, Lindsay Fire Hall, 121 Pine St., Adele Anderson, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Madison, 8/13/12, Farm Emergencies, Madison Public Safety Building, Bryan Young, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Omaha, 8/11/12, Bariatric Patients & EMS, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N. 72nd St., Dave Huey, 7:30am - 9:30am, Contact Person:  Dave Huey, 402-510-4569
 
Omaha, 8/14/12, 12 Lead EKG - Recognizing ACS, Bergan Mercy Medical Center, 7500 Mercy Road, Jeffrey Carstens,  MD, 3pm - 4pm, Contact Person:  Mary Kisicki, 402-398-6037
 
Omaha, 8/18/12, Stroke - The Critical Hours, American Ambulance Service, 5935 Henninger Dr., Scott Hartley, 7:30am - 10:30am, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
 
Papillion, 8/29/12, Sports Injuries - TBI - New Head Injury Law, Midlands Hospital, Ogram/Reifschneider Ste., 11111 S. 84th St., Lisa Moore, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Please RSVP to:  Lisa Beacom, 402-593-3116
 
Pawnee City, 8/4/12, EMT Skills Review, Pawnee County Memorial Hospital, 600 I St., Earl Rudolph, 8am - 5pm, Contact Person:  Brandon Willey, 402-852-6476
 
Petersburg, 8/7/12, Becoming the Ultimate Caregiver, Petersburg Fire Hall, Bryan Young, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Randolph, 8/13/12, Pediatric Emergencies, Randolph Rescue Hall, 202 S. Main, Scott Hartley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
 
Santee, 8/15/12, Diabetic Emergencies, Santee Fire Hall, Carol Rodenborg, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Scribner, 8/18/12, Farm Emergencies, Scribner Rescue Hall, Earl Rudolph, 9am - 4pm, Contact Person:  Scott Crawford, 402-719-0200
 
St. Edward, 8/15/12, Electrical Injuries, St. Edward Fire Hall, 101 S. 13th St., Scott Hlavac, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Stromsburg, 8/6/12, Hazmat Awareness for the EMT, Stromsburg Rescue Hall, 300 Exchange St., Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
Tilden, 8/21/12, Skills Night, Tilden Fire Hall, Tony Anderson &Tim Wragge, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702
 
Weston, 8/21/12, Patient Assessment, Weston Fire Hall, 255 Elm St., Cindy Hightshoe, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Grant Anderson, 402-217-8606
 
Winnebago, 8/7/12, Multisystem Trauma, Winnebago Tribal Ambulance, 225 Bluff St., Scott Hartley, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Scott Hartley, 402-292-8535
 
Wolbach, 8/22/12, Recreational Trauma, Wolbach Fire Hall, 305 Center, Steve Kelso, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Lori Neid, 402-562-1451
 
York, 8/21/12, Airway Management & Chest Trauma Skills Night, York Fire Hall, 815 N. Grant Ave., Tami Meyers & Justin Scamehorn, 7pm - 10pm, Contact Person:  Anthony Bestwick, 402-366-4243

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