Wednesday, 17 October 2018

McMahonMichael F. "Mike" McMahon, Jr. joined the Tidewater EMS Council staff on December 8, 2017 as the Performance Improvement and Education Coordinator. Mike is a National Registry Paramedic and Virginia Education Coordinator, and holds a Master's degree in Public Health from the Eastern Virginia Medical School and a Bachelor's of Science degree in biology from Virginia Tech. Mike's EMS background includes volunteer and career EMS, lifeguard service and EMS instruction along with various other fire, hazmat, ICS and medical certifications.

The Performance Improvement (PI) and Education Coordinator position emphasizes performance improvement activities and support. Mike will assist our regional EMS PI Committee and its subcommittees with planning, data retrieval and analysis, and the development of PI projects and education. He will also supervise the regional ALS provider sanctioning process, the consolidated test site program, the continuing education and auxiliary course funding program and will serve as a general EMS education resource for instructors and, after a period of transition, will staff the EMS Education and Training Committee. In addition to PI and education initiatives, Mike will staff the Operational Medical Directors Committee and will oversee revision of regional EMS protocols.

Mike succeeds Jay Porter in this staff position. Jay continues with the Council in a new part-time EMS Field Coordinator postion serving Western Tidewater beginning January 1, 2018. Contact information for Jay remains the same.

Mike can be reached at the council office by calling 757-963-0632 extension 313 or by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Wecome Mike! We're excited to have you on board.

Upcoming Events

Cardiac Grand Rounds
Tue Oct 23 @ 7:00AM - 08:00AM
CISM Team Meeting & Annual Awards
Mon Nov 05 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Patient & Provider Safety PI Meeting
Thu Nov 08 @ 1:00PM - 02:00PM
Trauma/Triage PI Meeting
Thu Nov 08 @ 2:30PM - 03:30PM
Office Closed - Veterans’ Day
Mon Nov 12 @12:00AM
Office Closed - Thanksgiving Day
Thu Nov 22 @12:00AM
Office Closed - Thanksgiving Day
Fri Nov 23 @12:00AM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Dec 12 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
OMD Committee Meeting
Thu Dec 13 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Dec 19 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM

Upcoming Classes

Cardiac Grand Rounds
Tue Oct 23 @ 7:00AM - 08:00AM
Tue Oct 23 @ 8:30AM - 05:30PM
Wed Oct 24 @ 8:30AM - 05:30PM
Mass Casualty Incident Management - Module I
Sat Oct 27 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course
Sun Oct 28 @ 9:00AM - 05:00PM
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)
Sat Nov 03 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)
Sun Nov 04 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Virginia Symposium
Wed Nov 07 @12:00AM
Virginia Symposium
Thu Nov 08 @12:00AM
Virginia Symposium
Fri Nov 09 @12:00AM
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