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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2011

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, TIME, CONTACT PERSON

Atkinson, 08/18/2011, START Triage, Atkinson Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Bartley, 08/27/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course, Bartley Community Building, 505 Commercial, 9am - 4pm, Gary
Newcomb, 308-697-4543

Beaver Crossing, 08/18/2011, Farm Emergencies - Part I, Beaver Crossing Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Monica Cast, 402-
532-7500

Beaver Crossing, 08/25/2011, Farm Emergencies Part II, Beaver Crossing Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Monica Cast, 402-532-7500

Bennet, 08/18/2011, Skills Refresher, Bennet Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Justin Apel, 402-782-6195

Broken Bow, 08/17/2011, Sports Injuries, Jennie Melham Medical Center, 145 Memorial Dr., 7pm - 10pm, Shelly Amsberry, 308-872-6891

Carleton, 08/16/2011, Bleeding & Shock, Carleton Community Building, 550 D St., 7pm - 9pm, Vicki Williams, 402-356-2016

Chester, 08/23/2011, Extrication, Chester Sr. Center, 7pm - 10pm, Donn Guge, 308-425-3757

Clarkson, 08/29/2011, When to Call for ALS, Clarkson Fire Hall, 210 Bryan St., 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Coleridge, 08/31/2011, Asthma & Airway Emergencies, Coleridge Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Columbus, 08/10/2011, START Triage, Columbus Community Hospital, 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Crawford, 08/25/2011, Head Trauma, Crawford Fire Hall, 220 Elm St., 7pm - 10pm MST, Jack Galt, 308-665-5134

Elgin, 08/15/2011, Sports Injuries, Elgin Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Fullerton, 08/15/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course - Part I, Fullerton Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Pat Benson, 308-946-3568

Fullerton, 08/22/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Part II, Fullerton Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Pat Benson, 308-546-2920

Gordon, 08/17/2011, OB/GYN Emergencies, Gordon EMS Training Center, 116 West 2nd St., 6pm - 9pm MST, Rob Menacher, 608-
890-0812

Grand Island, 08/08/2011, Soft Tissue Injuries, St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 2116 W. Faidley, 7pm - 10pm, Rita Gallagher, 308-485-4477

Gresham, 08/22/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course - Part I, Gresham Fire Hall, 520 Elms St., Darren Rowe, 402-363-1286

Gresham, 08/23/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course - Part II, Gresham Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Darren Rowe, 402-363-1286

Gretna, 08/04/2011, CPAP for EMS, Gretna Fire Hall, 11175 S. 204th, 7pm - 10pm, Rod Buethe, 402-660-4644

Gurley, 08/11/2011, Geriatrics, Gurley Fire Hall, 738 3rd St., 6:30pm - 9:30pm MST, Sheila Sterkel, 308-884-2240

Hadar, 08/25/2011, Shock & Shock Management, Hadar Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Hartington, 08/09/2011, Water Rescue, Hartington Swimming Pool, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Hartington, 08/25/2011, OB/GYN Emergencies, Hartington Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Hyannis, 08/15/2011, Sports Injuries, Hyannis Fire Hall, 102 S. Grant, 6pm - 9pm MST, Kayla Wintz, 308-588-6297

Lincoln, 08/17/2011, What's Going to Kill This Patient?, Midwest Medical Transport, 3001 O Street, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Gary Waldron, 402-416-3325

Lincoln, 08/18/2011, Leadership Tools for EMS, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 555 S. 70th St., 7pm - 9pm, Jean Stilwell, 402-219-7051

Lindsay, 08/04/2011, START Triage, Lindsay Fire Hall, 2nd and Pine St., 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Madison, 08/29/2011, Seizures, Madison Public Safety Building, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Mullen, 08/22/2011, Concussions & Head Injuries, Mullen Rescue Hall, 501 Southwest 1st, 6:30pm - 9:30pm MST, Anna Baum, 308-546-2920

North Bend, 08/08/2011, Sports Injuries, North Bend Fire Hall, 140 West 7th St., 7pm - 10pm, Deb Von Seggern-Johnson, 402-719-0105

Omaha, 08/13/2011, Advanced Stroke Care, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 S. 72nd St. , 7:30am - 9:30am, Scott Crawford, 402-719-0200

Papillion, 08/10/2011, Chest Pain - Is it Really Chest Pain?, Midlands Hospital 11111 S. 84th St., 6:30pm - 8:30pm, Please RSVP to Lisa Beacom at 402-593-3116

Pilger, 08/06/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course, Pilger Fire Hall, 9am - 4pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Polk, 08/22/2011, Sports Concussions & Injuries, Polk Fire Hall, 290 N. Main, 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Ponca, 08/15/2011, Skills Night, Ponca Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

Ralston, 08/16/2011, Cardiac Update, Ralston Fire Hall, 7629 Park Dr., 7pm - 10pm, Carrie Wagner, 402-312-9034

St. Edward, 08/24/2011, Responding to Meth Calls, St. Edward Fire Hall, 101 S. 13th, 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Stromsburg, 08/01/2011, Sports Injuries, Stromsburg Fire Hall, 300 Exchange St., 7pm - 10pm, Lori Neid, 402-562-1451

Thedford, 08/06/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course, Thedford Ambulance Hall, 9am - 4pm, Pat Richards, 308-696-8640

Wayne, 08/16/2011, Threatening Situations/EMS Safety, Providence Medical Center, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

West Point, 08/16/2011, Ice Rescue, West Point Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm, Brandi Fuchs, 402-844-7702

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