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Registration Open: Year-Long QI/S Course

The NAEMSP® Year-Long Quality Improvement and Safety Course provides EMS physicians and quality improvement leaders with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead quality improvement and patient safety initiatives in their region, system or agency. Participants will develop an in-depth understanding of how to apply tools and strategies of quality improvement to their local needs to affect the care of patients.

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Applications Open: NAEMSP/Stryker Award

Applications are open now for the 2024 EMS Medicine Early Career Medical Director Award from NAEMSP & Stryker. This new award is meant to foster the early career development of an EMS physician who demonstrates aptitude, talent and potential. The 24-month, $60,000 award will provide support for a supervised career development experience in Emergency Medical Services to support the transition from EMS fellow to independent EMS physician at an academic institution and/or health system with involvement in a ground or air medical EMS system.

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Now Free With CME Via Prodigy: LGBTQ: Patients, Personnel, and Colleagues

Health care is one of the primary vehicles for ‎non-medical professionals to codify discriminatory practices aimed at LGBTQ communities.‎ In light of the recent wave of discriminatory legislation aimed at LGBTQ communities — and ‎particularly transgender people — we have worked with our partner Prodigy to make Dr. Timothy ‎Hong's NAEMSP 2023 Annual Meeting session, “LGBTQ: Patients, Personnel, and ‎Colleagues,” available for free with CME. 

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COVID-19 Patient Education Resources

Educating patients on their risk factors, treatment options, and the timing of when they need to start treatment can help keep them out of the hospital. Use these handouts, posters, talking points, and social media messages to help educate your patients about:

  • Who is at increased risk for severe illness from COVID
  • The availability of COVID treatments
  • The importance of getting treated early
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The Future of Healthcare Policy After the COVID 19 Public Health Emergency: What Does it Mean for Emergency Medical Services?

Despite the disruptive impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the healthcare system, the EMS industry has continued to push forward with new approaches to service delivery. In our recent NAEMSP/AAA Town Hall, panelists discussed the current healthcare landscape, including what innovative programs may be here to stay and what it means for EMS Systems.

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AHA Town Hall: A Conversation about Shared Challenges in Rural and Global Resuscitation

Monday, February  27, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. U.S. Central Time

Join the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion volunteer taskforce of the AHA's Science Subcommittee for a webinar focusing on rural and global health, including prehospital bystander engagement and care in rural settings, post-cardiac arrest care in rural/remote areas, and global resuscitation challenges. The webinar will feature expert speakers including NAEMSP Immediate Past President Dr. Michael Levy.

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Remembering Dr. Leonard Cobb

Today we mourn EMS pioneer Dr. Leonard Cobb, who won the Ronald D. Stewart Award for his contributions to EMS. In the words of NAEMSP Immediate Past President Mike Levy, "So much of my EMS system’s opportunity to improve survival from out of hospital cardiac arrest is directly attributable to what he achieved and made available to the world through the use of the scientific method…The world owes Dr. Cobb a debt of gratitude."

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NAEMSP Recognizes Outstanding Contributions to EMS at 2023 Annual Meeting

The work of EMS is as important as ever, and the work our community does to advance the subspecialty is vital to EMS continually providing the best possible care for its patients. At its 2023 Annual Meeting in Tampa, FL, The National Association of EMS Physicians® (NAEMSP®) honored some outstanding EMS colleagues with grants, scholarships and awards.

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