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March 28, 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 April 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.


Albion, 04/25/2011, Skills Night, Albion Fire Hall, 215 S 5th, 7pm - 10pm

Arapahoe, 04/02/2011, Republican Valley EMS Conference, Arapahoe School, 610 Walnut, 8am - 5pm

Battle Creek, 04/25/2011, START Triage, Battle Creek Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Beatrice, 04/21/2011, Cardiac Case Studies, Beatrice, Community Hospital, 1110 N 10th, 7pm - 10pm

Central City, 04/18/2011, ATV Accidents, Central City Fire Hall, 414 H, 7pm - 10pm

Chambers, 04/04/2011, Diabetic Emergencies, Chambers Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Chambers, 04/18/2011, Head Trauma / Injuries, Chambers Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Clarks, 04/14/2011, Autism 911, Clarks Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Columbus, 04/14/2011, Basic e-Narsis Refresher, Central Community College, 4500 63rd St, 7pm - 10pm

Crofton, 04/25/2011, On Scene Do's & Don'ts, Crofton Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Dixon, 04/14/2011, KIDS=Kids in Dire Straits, Dixon Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Elgin, 04/18/2011, Role of EMS on the Fire Scene, Elgin Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Grand Island, 04/12/2011, Cardiac Emergencies, St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 2116 W Faidley, 7pm - 10pm

Greeley, 04/11/2011, Skills Night, Greeley Fire Hall, 112 W O'Connor, 7pm - 10pm

Gretna, 04/14/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Part I, Gretna Fire Hall, 11175 S 204th, 7pm - 10pm

Gretna, 04/21/2011, Emergency Vehicle Operations Course Part II, Gretna Fire Hall, 11175 S 204th, 7pm - 10pm

Hartington, 04/04/2011, Farm Emergencies, Hartington Ambulance, 7pm - 10pm

Hartington, 04/28/2011, Electrocutions, Hartington Ambulance, 7pm - 10pm

Hastings, 04/26/2011, Respiratory Problems, Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital, 715 N St Joseph Ave, 7pm - 10pm

Laurel, 04/18/2011, AMUART=TRAUMA, Laurel Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Lincoln, 04/28/2011, Asthma and Other Airway Emergencies, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 555 S 70th St, 7pm - 9pm

Linwood, 04/21/2011, Electrical Burns, Linwood Fire Hall, 211 2nd St, 7pm - 10pm

Madison, 04/11/2011, START Triage, Madison Public Safety Building, 7pm - 10pm

McCook, 04/27/2011, Trauma Run Review, Community Hospital, 1301 East H St, 6pm - 9pm

Neligh, 04/19/2011, Asthma in Pediatrics, Antelope Memorial Hospital, 7pm - 10pm

North Platte, 04/27/2011, EMS Run Review, Holiday Inn Express, 300 Holiday Frontage, 7pm - 10pm

Ogallala, 04/07/2011, EMS Fire Rehab, Ogallala Fire Hall, 409 East 2nd, 7pm - 10pm MST

Omaha, 04/04/2011, Seizures, Omaha, Airport Authority, 5111 Boeing Ct, 5pm - 7pm

Omaha, 04/09/2011, STEMI and Cardiac Updates, Immanuel Medical Center, 6901 N 72nd St, 7:30am - 9:30am

Omaha, 04/14/2011, Trauma, Ponca Hills Fire Hall, 12919 Ponca Rd, 7pm - 10pm

Osmond, 04/18/2011, Advanced EMS / Trauma / CISM, Osmond Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Panama, 04/18/2011, Shock, Panama Fire Hall, 208 Locust St, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Papillion, 04/14/2011, Shock Management, Midlands Hospital, Ogram Ste, 11111 S 84th St, Dinner at no cost, RSVP to Lisa Beacom / 402-593-3116 or email:, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Pierce, 04/14/2011, Pediatrics, Pierce Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Pilger, 04/21/2011, START Triage, Pilger Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Plainview, 04/19/2011, Farm Emergencies, Plainview Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Sargent, 04/13/2011, Old Skills a New Way, Sargent Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Scottsbluff, 04/09/2011, EMS Instructor, Western Nebraska Community College, Pre-registration required. Call: 308-635-6700, 8:30am - 4pm

St. Edward, 04/13/2011, New Medical Devices, St. Edward Fire Hall, 101 S 13th, 7pm -10pm

Tekamah, 04/11/2011, Medical / Trauma Case Studies, Tekamah Fire Hall, 504 S 15th, 7pm -10pm

Uehling, 04/25/2011, Patient Assessment Dealing with MCI, Uehling Fire Hall, 321 Main St, 7pm -10pm

West Point, 04/05/2011, Meth Labs, West Point Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Weston, 04/19/2011, History & Future of CPR, Weston Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Wood River, 04/07/2011, Head Trauma, Wood River Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm

Wynot, 04/19/2011, Improving Stroke Care in Nebraska, Wynot Fire Hall, 7pm - 10pm