BEMS has issued an information bulletin clarification effective Dec. 5, 2014, for the Paramedic> level scope of practice denoted P*. The rest of the revised scope of practice took effect November 29, 2014 Scope of Practice Information Bulletin
The PA Department of Health has issued guidance to ensure EMS is prepared in the event the Ebola disease affects Pennsylvania. Keep up to date with current reccomendations on our Infectous Disease Information for EMS page. Updated 12/04/2014
PA Act 139 allows public safety personnel to administer Narcan to suspected narcotic overdose victims. See PA Department of Health ISB-004 for information or firstname.lastname@example.org . Narcan Guidance for First Responders EMS Agreement Form FAQ Draft Policy
Agencies needing to update or add to their EMSVO roster, please follow the process on our Licensure page. Any questions, call Kaylen at 814-337-5380.
3rd Annual EMS Safety Conference, November 1, 2014, Ambassador Conference Center, Erie (8 hour NAEMT EMS Safety Course) Credit Card Registration (Register by October 1, 2014) Information Link
Clarion Hospital and Allegheny General Hospital will be hosting an EMS Symposium On November 7, 2014 at the Holiday Inn in Clarion. More information to follow.
Millcreek Community Hospital, Erie has been added to the Department of Health approved Stroke Centers. Click HERE for a listing of all regional and adjacent stroke centers. 45 min drive time map and additional map information.
Prehospital Stroke Management - Sponsored by UPMC Prehospital Care
Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM at Clarion Hospital.
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