This year 23 TEAMS competed on a brand-new preliminary course for the JEMS Games. Each team was judged as they navigated the course and the top 3 teams competed in the JEMS Games Finals. This year's scenario was a helicopter crash in a residential neighborhood with a total of 5 patients.
WINNING TEAMS WERE AWARDED THE FOLLOWING:
1st Place: $1,000; 2nd Place: $750; 3rd Place: $500
All winning teams received additional prizes from the sponsors/exhibitors.
Photos from 2014 JEMS Games Finals Competition.
The objective of the JEMS Games is to create a fun, challenging and educational experience for emergency medical personnel that results in them being better prepared for the myriad challenges that they may encounter in the field. More importantly, it’s a goal of the JEMS Games to enlighten and invigorate EMS personnel from all over the world to deliver the same quality and compassionate care to all patients they encounter after participating in the JEMS Games competition.
The JEMS Games introduces competitors and audiences to new techniques and technology that can be used to manage patients of all levels of criticality. The competition also enables participants to share their expertise, experience, techniques and technology with EMS colleagues from throughout the world.