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January 24, 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 and first responders. The workshop schedule for February 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.

Workshops are worth three continuing education hours unless otherwise noted.


Aurora, 2/10/11, Respiratory Emergencies, Aurora Fire Hall, 906 13th St, 7pm - 10pm

Battle Creek, 2/26/11, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course, Battle Creek Fire Hall, 9am - 4pm

Bellwood, 2/16/11, Assessments: Trauma & Medical, Bellwood Fire Hall, 752 41st Rd, 7pm - 10pm

Central City, 2/21/11, EMS & Fire Rehab, Central City Fire Hall 414 H, 7pm - 10pm

Chester, 2/28/11, Geriatrics, Chester Senior Center, 7pm - 10pm

Clarks, 2/15/11, Dealing with the Altered Mental Status, Clarks Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Coleridge, 2/23/11, Cardiac Emergencies, Coleridge Fire Hall, 7pm -10pm

Columbus, 2/24/11, Basic e-Narsis Refresher, Central Community College, 4500 63rd St, 7pm - 10pm

Crawford, 2/24/11, Assessments, Crawford Fire Hall, 220 Elm St, 7pm - 10pm

David City, 2/21/11, Mobilization/Stabilization, David City Fire Hall, 552 D, 7pm - 10pm

Grand Island, 2/14/11, Patient Assessment, St. Francis Memorial Hospital 2116 W Faidley, 7pm - 10pm

Greeley, 2/1/11, Pediatric Emergencies, Greeley Fire Hall, 112 W O'Connor, 7pm - 10pm

Gresham, 2/20/11, EMT Basic Scenarios/Skills, Gresham Fire Hall, 520 Elm St, 7pm - 10pm

Hadar, 2/24/11, Patient Assessment, Hadar Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Harrison, 2/16/11, Skills Night, Sioux County High School, 435 Kate St, 6pm - 9pm MST

Hooper, 2/21/11, The Process of Shock and Dying, Hooper Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Howells, 2/16/11, Skills Night, Howells Fire Hall, 117 N 3rd St, 7pm - 10pm

Imperial, 2/21/11, Medical Emergencies, MPCC Extended Campus, 6pm - 9pm

Kearney, 2/12/11 & 2/13/11, 2011 NSFSI Les Lukert Winter Conference, Holiday Inn, 110 2nd Ave, Saturday 8am - 5pm, Sunday 8am - Noon

Lincoln, 2/22/11, Chest Pains, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 555 S 70th St, 7pm - 9pm

McCook, 2/21/11, Medical Emergencies, McCook Community College, McMillen Hall, 1205 E. 3rd, 6pm - 9pm

Neligh, 2/15/11, AMUART=Trauma, Antelope Memorial Hospital, 7pm - 10pm

Newman Grove, 2/23/11, START Triage, Newman Grove Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Ogallala, 2/21/11, Medical Emergencies, Ogallala ESU, 6pm - 9pm

Ohiowa, 2/9/11, Fire Rehab, Ohiowa Legion Club, 7pm - 10pm

Omaha, 2/9/11, Geriatrics, ALS Affiliates, 2819 S 125th Ave, 7pm - 9pm

Omaha, 2/10/11, Respiratory Emergencies, Ponca Hills Fire Hall, 12919 Ponca Rd, 7pm - 10pm

Omaha, 2/12/11, Ambulance Operations/Scene Safety/Radiological Events, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N 72nd St, 7:30am - 9:30am

Omaha, 2/23/11, The New BLS/ACLS/PALS Guidelines, ALS Affiliates, 2819 S. 125th Ave, 7pm - 10pm

Osceola, 2/22/11, Getting High out of the Medicine Cabinet, Osceola Fire Hall, 13011 Q Rd, 7pm - 10pm

Osmond, 2/21/11, Improving Stroke Care in Nebraska, Osmond Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Papillion, 2/9/11, Child Abuse & Neglect, Midlands Hospital, Ogram Ste., 11111 S. 84th St., 6:30pm - 8:30pm, RSVP to Lisa Beacom, 402-593-3116 or email:, Dinner at no cost

Petersburg, 2/28/11, AMUART=Trauma, Petersburg Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Pierce, 2/10/11, Improving Stroke Care in Nebraska, Pierce Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Pilger, 2/17/11, Respiratory Emergencies, Pilger Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Spalding, 2/16/11, Kinnematics of Trauma, Spalding Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

West Point, 2/15/11, Medical/Trauma Case Studies, West Point Fire Hall, 444 S. Main, 7pm - 10pm

Wood River, 2/7/11, Head Trauma, Wood River Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm