Oregon Chapter

Chapter Bylaws
 
Chapter Officers
President – Erin Burnham, MD
Vice President – Melissa Doherty, MD
Secretary – Jonathan Chin
 
News
The NAEMSP Oregon Chapter is pleased to host a Medical Direction Overview Course, April 18-19, 2019.  For more information, contact Erin Burnham.


Annual Report
2018 Meetings 2017 Meetings   2016 Meetings
  1. Resuscitation Academy - May 12 - 13th, Hood River Oregon
  2. Oregon EMS Conference – September 22-23, 2016 – Bend; EMS Medical Directors Forum and ONAEMSP Chapter meeting.  Topics of discussion included
  • ​Clinical
    • C-spine immobilization protocols
    • Prehospital use of Ketamine
    • Compression Only CPR in EMS
    • Airway Issues: 
      • Impedence Threshold Device
      • Alternate airways including I-Gel , LMA & King
      • Peds airways​
      • Video Laryngoscopy in EMS
    • Sepsis Protocols
  •  Administrative
    • Setting up statewide Non-trauma systems of care - Stroke, STEMI, Sepsis, Cardiac Arrest
    • Legislative advocacy for EMS issues
    • Oversight of out-of-state agencies - eg Wildland Fires, Dams
    • Public Access AED 
    • OMB Advisory committee - recommendations regarding scope of practice
    • Medical Director Issues
      • Pay
      • Workload
2015 Meetings
  • NAEMSP Medical Direction Overview Course (MDOC) May 28-29, 2015 – Hood River
  • Oregon EMS Forum – September 24-25, 2015 – Salem​
The Oregon Chapter is currently involved in legislative advocacy:
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • CPR for High School Graduation
  • EMS Compact
2013 Meetings

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