Saturday, August 19, 2017
Emergency & Disaster Services

Concerned with emergency medical services in the community and develops and monitors protocols for the delivery of pre-hospital care.

EDS Protocols - New for 2017

Southwestern Ohio PreHospital Care Operations Committee Minutes

Greater Cincinnati EMS Coordinators (July 2017)

Greater Cincinnati EMS Coordinators Committee Summer 2016 Newsletter.

EMS & Other Educational Opportunities

Butler Tech: Butler Tech Paramedic Academy; September 5, 2017 through June 29, 2018, 8 am-5 pm each day, Butler Tech Public Safety Education Complex, 5140 Princeton-Glendale Road. Information/questions: Bob Hasselfeld,, or Joan Vance,

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Online educational opportunities,

Cincinnati State: Paramedic Certificate/EMT and Paramedic Certificate Programs. Information: Bill Mehbod,

Cincinnati Fire Department: Paramedic Program; July 31, 2017 thru June 7, 2018, Cincinnati Fire Department Training Center, 805 Central Avenue. Information/application: Jeff Hill, or 513-357-7505.

City of Cincinnati Fire & EMS: Paramedic Program: December 17, 2016 thru October 6, 2017, Cincinnati Fire Department Training Center, 805 Central Avenue. Contact John Staker or Dale Van de Hatert for application;, 513-352-1690 or 513-260-6474.

The Christ Hospital Cardiac Catherization Lab: Opportunity to spend 4 hours and receive 4 hours of cardiac continuing education. Contact Mark Johnston, or 513-263-1420.

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Cincinnati: Epilepsy & Seizure Response Online Training for EMS Personnel.

Mercy Health Clermont Hospital: 48-Hour Paramedic Refresher; October 9, 2017 through October 27, 2017. Information: Kathe Smith, 513-732-8374 or

Mercy Health/Mercy Hospital Fairfield: EMS Education Dinners; Sepsis, November 14, 2017; 6:30-7:30 pm, Pappadeux Seafood Kitchen, 11975 Northwest Boulevard, Springdale. RSVP: Curtis Kercheval, 513-682-5176 or

Mercy Health/Mercy Hospital Fairfield: Septic Shock; November 14, 2017, 6:30-7:30 pm, Pappadeux Seafood Kitchen, 11975 Northwest Boulevard, Springdale. RSVP: Curtis Kercheval, 513-682-5176 or

St. Elizabeth Healthcare: EMS Fall Conference; November 13-14, 2017, 7 am-5:30 pm, Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter. Information: or 859-301-4367.

TriHealth Center for Simulation & Education: Paramedic Refresher; September-October 2017, Bethesda North Hospital Center for Simulation & Education, 10500 Montgomery Road. Information: 513-865-1415.

UC Community Paramedicine: August 21, 2015 seminar video (, Advisory Committee.

UC Division of EMS: Trauma Rounds for fire, EMS and first responders. Information: Lauren Stenger, 513-584-5382 or

UC Health Simulation Center: EMS Sim Days, held the fourth Tuesday of every month from 1:30-5:30 pm. Information: Joshua Borkosky, 513-585-8962 or

Fire, EMS & Safety Law Newsletter (July 2017)

Occupational Exposure Flowchart; Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for Exposure to Hepatitis B Virus

Map of Fire & EMS Departments

March 2016 Emergency Department Capabilities Study

Hospital Status Reporting Guidelines (August 2013)

EMS Preliminary Run Report (November 2014)

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