Congratulations to the eighth annual EMS 10 winners who received recognition at the 2016 EMS Today Conference & Exposition in Baltimore, MD. Winners received complimentary registration to attend the EMS Today Conference & Exposition and an invitation to attend a special awards dinner with past winners.
This year’s winner, NEMSMA Practitioner Mental Health and Wellbeing Committee utilized the opportunity to make critical change for EMS professionals suffering from stress, depression and suicidal thoughts.
The Code Green Campaign has been awarded the 2016 Nicholas Rosecrans Award for Excellence in Injury Prevention. The award is presented by EPIC Medics in conjunction with JEMS, The RedFlash Group, the NHTSA’s office of EMS, and Laerdal Medical in recognition of emergency responders who demonstrate leadership, commitment and innovation in preventing injuries.
The John P. Pryor, MD, Street Medicine Society Award is presented each year to a physician who has come up through the ranks as an EMS provider and constantly demonstrated a sincere and on-going dedication to the betterment of EMS on a regional or national basis through clinical excellence or educational, logistical and/or humanitarian initiatives.
Point of care testing in the field
Flash pulmonary edema
Blunt force trauma & wound packing
Advanced airway procedures and ventilation devices
12-Lead use and tips for BLS and ALS personnel
Implementing evidence-based guidelines
New AHA guideline and resuscitation changes
Assessment & destination determination
for pediatric patients
Reimbursement changes, updates and best practices
Community Paramedicine reimbursement & operations
EMS Leadership Boot Camp
Maximizing data and performance parameter assessment
EMS COMPASS updates
Integrating police, fire and EMS responses
Active shooter incident management and analysis
High Profile MCIs and Incident Profiles
Chemical suicides and associated hazards for personnel
Excited delirium syndrome and toxicology
Wilderness assessment, care and patient
packaging best practices
Rope rescue training and techniques
Confined space operations
Vehicle Rescue and new vehicle nuances
Search & Rescue techniques and best practices
“Eagles” Lightening Round Sessions
International EMS System Profiles
Protocol development and clinical practice innovations
Field Amputation Procedures for Physicians