General News


FREE Tdap vaccines for Erie County First Responders

Erie County Department of Health, in cooperation with EMMCO West, is pleased to offer FREE Tdap vaccines on March 31, 2016.  Please click here for more info and to pre-register.  FREE Tdap


Posted: 2/5/2016


FY 15-16 EMS Scholarships & Exam Reimbursements Announced

Click Here for information on attaining an EMS Scholarship for EMT or EMR programming & written exam reimbursement.


Posted: 1/8/2016


EMS Re-recognition Date Notification

On EMMCO West's website is a listing of EMS providers who's EMS registration will be expiring within 90 days. Click Here or go to the Education Page and click on the recertification tab. 


Posted: 12/17/2015


Illegally mounted red and blue lights

The PA State Police are issuing warnings to EMS and Fire agencies with vehicles that have interior mounted red or blue lights.  Click Here for more information.


Posted: 11/18/2015


Symposium 2016

Plans are moving ahead with EMMCO West's premiere educational event, Symposium 2016!  Mark your calendars for April 7 - 9, 2016 @ Ambassador Conference Center, Erie, PA


Posted: 11/16/2015


ALS Protocol Update Available

ALS providers now have until October 1, 2015 to take the 2015 Statewide ALS Protocol Update. Click HERE


Posted: 8/24/2015


EMS Safety Conference Date Moved

The annual regional EMS Safety Conference will be held on Sunday, April 10, 2016 @ the Ambassador Conference Center, Erie, PA.


Posted: 8/5/2015


Call for Speakers

It's that time of year again, we need speakers for our 2016 Symposium! If you are interested in speaking at Symposium 2016 or know someone who is, click here for more information!


Posted: 7/31/2015


FAQ- Child Protection Act Affects EMS Agencies

Revised Date version 7/29/15   IMPORTANT INFORMATION !  EMS & FIRE AGENCIES MUST READ THE FOLLOWING Q & A LINK REGARDING CPSL CLEARANCES. Additional Information provided in 7/29/15 version.

PA's Child Protection Servcies Act  Link to clearances


Posted: 7/28/2015


Page Updates

The following pages have recently been updated -

FY 14-15 Annual Report Released  /  Revised Ambulance KKK-A-1822F Specs  /  Revised CPR 2015 Programs   /  2015 AEMT Protocols & CCT Protocols


Posted: 7/13/2015


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