Monday, May 22, 2017
Emergency & Disaster Services

Concerned with emergency medical services in the community and develops and monitors protocols for the delivery of pre-hospital care.

EDS Protocols - New for 2017

Southwestern Ohio PreHospital Care Operations Committee Minutes

Greater Cincinnati EMS Coordinators (January 2017)

Greater Cincinnati EMS Coordinators Committee Summer 2016 Newsletter.

EMS & Other Educational Opportunities

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Online educational opportunities,

Cincinnati State: Paramedic Certificate/EMT and Paramedic Certificate Programs. Information: Bill Mehbod,

Cincinnati Fire Department: Paramedic Program; July 31, 2017 thru June 7, 2018, Cincinnati Fire Department Training Center, 805 Central Avenue. Information/application: Jeff Hill, or 513-357-7505.

City of Cincinnati Fire & EMS: Paramedic Program: December 17, 2016 thru October 6, 2017, Cincinnati Fire Department Training Center, 805 Central Avenue. Contact John Staker or Dale Van de Hatert for application;, 513-352-1690 or 513-260-6474.

The Christ Hospital Cardiac Catherization Lab: Opportunity to spend 4 hours and receive 4 hours of cardiac continuing education. Contact Mark Johnston, or 513-263-1420.

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Cincinnati: Epilepsy & Seizure Response Online Training for EMS Personnel.

The Jewish Hospital: Joint Endeavor: Orthopedic Considerations in the Field; June 14, 2017, 6 pm, Montgomery Inn. Reservations: Sally Hronek, 513-686-3121 or

Mercy Health Clermont Hospital: 48-Hour Paramedic Refresher; October 9, 2017 through October 27, 2017. Information: Kathe Smith, 513-732-8374 or

Mercy Health/Mercy Hospital Fairfield: EMS Education Dinners; Stroke, June 20, 2017; CPAP/BiPAP, August 8, 2017; Sepsis, November 14, 2017; 6:30-7:30 pm, Pappadeux Seafood Kitchen, 11975 Northwest Boulevard, Springdale. RSVP: Curtis Kercheval, 513-682-5176 or

Premier Health: Trauma and Critical Care Update 2017; Friday, June 2, 2017, 7 am-5 pm, David H. Ponitz Sinclair Center, Dayton. Information: Jennifer Brown, or 937-208-4628.

TriHealth: Passive Automotive Crash Detection and Injury Severity Modeling in a Trauma System; June 13, 2017, 6-8:30 pm, Bethesda North Hospital, Golder Room I & II. Registration:

TriHealth Center for Simulation & Education: Paramedic Refresher; September 2017, Bethesda North Hospital Center for Simulation & Education.

TriHealth Heart Institute: Cardiac Update for EMS and ED Caregivers; Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6-8:30 pm, Bethesda North Hospital, Golder Room I & II. Angie Accurso-Garrison,, 513-865-1282 or 513-4707308; or Randy Johann,, 513-865-5208.

UC Community Paramedicine: August 21, 2015 seminar video (, Advisory Committee.

UC Division of EMS: Trauma Rounds for fire, EMS and first responders. Information: Lauren Stenger, 513-584-5382 or

UC Health Simulation Center: EMS Sim Days, held the fourth Tuesday of every month from 1:30-5:30 pm. Information: Joshua Borkosky, 513-585-8962 or

Fire, EMS & Safety Law Newsletter (November 2015)

Occupational Exposure Flowchart; Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for Exposure to Hepatitis B Virus

Map of Fire & EMS Departments

March 2016 Emergency Department Capabilities Study

Hospital Status Reporting Guidelines (August 2013)

EMS Preliminary Run Report (November 2014)

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