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April 21, 2011

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 is listed below. For more information on the workshops offered, please visit the DHHS EMS calendar web page. 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 otherwise.


Battle Creek, 05/09/2011, START Triage, Battle Creek Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

David City, 05/16/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Part I, David City Fire Hall, 552 D, 7pm - 10pm
David City, 05/23/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Part II, David City Fire Hall, 552 D, 7pm - 10pm

Decatur, 05/02/2011, Rapid Trauma Assessment & Extrication, Decatur Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Dixon, 05/17/2011, Geriatrics, Dixon Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Edgar, 05/23/2011, EMS Fire Rehab, Edgar Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Elgin, 05/16/2011, Meth Calls, Elgin Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Fairfield, 05/18/2011, Diabetes, Fairfield Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Fullerton, 05/24/2011, Water Scene Safety, Fullerton Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Grand Island, 05/09/2011, Abuse, St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 2116 W Faidley, 7pm - 10pm

Hadar, 05/26/2011, Hands on Skills, Hadar Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Holdrege, 05/05/2011, Geriatrics, Phelps Memorial Health Center, 1215 Tibbals, 7pm - 10pm

Hoskins, 05/02/2011, Skills Night, Hoskins Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Lincoln, 05/17/2011, Diabetic Emergencies, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 555 S 70th St, 7pm - 9pm

Oakland, 05/09/2011, Trauma Case Review, Oakland Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Omaha, 05/06/2011, Fifth Annual Trauma Conference / Treatment and Rehabilitation of the Pediatric Trauma Patient, Scott Conference Center, 7am - 4pm, For Information call: 402-995-6070 or visit the website: Children's Hospital of Omaha

Omaha, 05/14/2011, Geriatrics, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N 72nd St, 7:30am - 10:30am

Osmond, 05/16/2011, START Triage, Osmond Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Papillion, 05/11/2011, Learning Body Mechanics, Safety & Exercise, Midlands Hospital, Ogram Ste, 11111 S 84th St, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, RSVP to Lisa Beacom, 402-593-3116 or, Dinner at no cost

Plainview, 05/17/2011, Geriatric Emergencies, Plainview Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Ponca, 05/23/2011, Geriatrics, Ponca Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Stanton, 05/10/2011, Burns, Stanton Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Stromsburg, 05/02/2011, Farm Accidents, Stromsburg Fire Hall, 300 Exchange St, 7pm - 10pm

Walthill, 05/24/2011, KIDS=Kids in Dire Straights, Walthill Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm