Tuesday, 3 May 2016

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Nomination Deadline EXTENDED TO MAY 8 - Annual Tidewater EMS Awards

The Tidewater EMS Council wants to recognize you and your fellow EMS providers, instructors, nurses, physicians, administrators, high school seniors and more during our annual EMS awards program.  Nominations are now open. Winners of the Regional EMS Awards will compete for a chance to win the Governor's EMS Awards administered by the Virginia Office of EMS. Visit www.tidewaterems.org/awards for more information and the nomination forms. Nomination Deadline: Extended to May 8, midnight.
 

TEMS Annual EMS Family Fun Day and Awards Presentation is June 19 in Norfolk

Tidewater's first responders, EMS providers, emergency department staff, dispatchers and your immediate families are invited to a free EMS Family Fun Day at Harbor Park on Sunday June 19, 2106.  You and your immediate family will enjoy a baseball game between our Norfolk Tides as they play the Durham Bulls and the annual TEMS awards presented on field just before the game. The event includes a ticket to the game and "Park Bucks" to be used for food and drink. The regional EMS awards ceremony begins at approximately 12:20 pm and game starts at 1:05 pm with a dedicated EMS section along the 3rd base line. Register online by June 13, 8 am using this link: www.tidewaterems.org/funday

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TEMS Has Books, Training Equipment and Electronics for Sale

The Tidewater EMS Council periodically identifies surplus items and makes them available at extremely discounted prices or for free. All items are available first come, first serve. All items as is, no warranty and no return. Contact Tonya Cook This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 757 963-0632 for inspection and purchase.
 

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Virginia General Assembly Concludes its 2016 Session

The Virginia General Assembly convened January 13 and adjourned on March 12, 2016. This sixty-day session included a number of EMS, fire and other public safety bills and resolutions for consideration by the assembly. TEMS provides an EMS, fire and public safety bill list with links to the actual bill text and information found on General Assembly's legislative information system. Those interested can also visit the LIS and search for any topic of interest as well.

Read more: Virginia General Assembly Concludes its 2016 Session

Annual Report Highlights TEMS Accomplishments

The Tidewater EMS Council 2015 Annual Report shows the region's emergency medical service and healthcare system preparedness in action, how they're working hard to save lives, prevent suffering and ready for any sort of emergency 24/7, and how the council is working to help make this happen. The report is now available for pdf download (761 KB).

Upcoming Events

Governance Committee - TEMS
Thu May 19 @ 2:00PM - 03:30PM
Memorial Day - TEMS Closed
Mon May 30 @12:00AM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Jun 08 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Jun 15 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM
Board of Directors - TEMS
Thu Jun 16 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
2016 TEMS Annual EMS Family Fun Day and Awards Presentation - Harbor Park, Norfolk
Sun Jun 19 @11:30AM - 04:00PM
Independence Day - TEMS Closed
Mon Jul 04 @12:00AM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Aug 10 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
Labor Day - TEMS Closed
Mon Sep 05 @12:00AM
Board of Directors - TEMS
Thu Sep 08 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Sep 21 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM
Columbus Day - TEMS closed
Mon Oct 10 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
EMS Medical Operations Committee & RSAF Review - TEMS
Wed Oct 12 @12:00PM - 02:00PM

Upcoming Classes

Healthcare Provider CPR
Tue May 03 @12:00PM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Wed May 04 @12:00PM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Sat May 07 @ 9:00AM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Wed May 11 @ 5:30PM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Thu May 12 @ 9:00AM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Sat May 14 @ 9:00AM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Wed May 18 @ 9:00AM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Sat May 21 @ 9:00AM -
Consolidated Testing @EVMS 05/21/16
Sat May 21 @ 9:00AM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Sat May 21 @ 9:00AM -
CPR AED and First Aid
Fri May 27 @ 9:00AM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Sat May 28 @ 9:00AM -
Consolidated Testing @EVMS 05/31/16
Tue May 31 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Healthcare Provider CPR
Wed Jun 01 @12:00PM -
Healthcare Provider CPR
Sat Jun 04 @ 9:00AM -
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