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Request for EMS Assistance: Airpower over Hampton Roads 2016

Request for EMS Assistance:  Airpower over Hampton Roads 2016 22 -24 April 2016, Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, VA altCoordinators for the Airpower over Hampton Roads 2016 air show are looking for EMS support for this event.  We are looking for ALS or BLS ambulances staffed with qualified crews for the following shifts: Friday 22 April, 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm Saturday 23 April, 9:00 am...
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Training Opportunity: Mid-Atlantic MedWar Coming to Newport News

Training Opportunity: Mid-Atlantic MedWar Coming to Newport News March 19, 8:00 am at Newport News Park altPut your wilderness medicine skills to the test!  Participate in this annual wilderness medicine adventure race. Teams of three orient, hike, canoe, and bike through the course and encounter wilderness medicine scenarios and questions along the way. Teams will provide and carry their own medical supplies. Each team must bring...
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2016 Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition

2016 Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition Application Period open until 31 March, 2016 alt The Mission Lifeline EMS Recognition Program is accepting applications until 31 March 2016 for recognition of EMS agencies providing exceptional cardiac care.  Don't miss this opportunity to show our communities what we are doing!  Information, resources and tools to aid in applying can be found on the Mission: Lifeline website.   We Are PEMS!
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Spring 2016 RSAF Grant Cycle

Spring 2016 RSAF Grant Cycle Submission period opens 1 February, 2016. RSAF StickerAgency leadership should take time to review the needs of their agency and the application process so they are prepared.  Priorities this round include assistance in migrating to VPHIB 3 and emergency medical dispatch. PEMS staff are available to assist agencies with submitting or reviewing grant applications.  Contact us at 804-693-6234 or email us at
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Nomination Period is OPEN for 2016 PEMS Region EMS Awards!

EMS-Regional-Awards Nomination Period is OPEN for 2016 PEMS Region EMS Awards! It is time again to recognize excellence in those within our regional Emergency Medical Services community who stand out for their vision, their leadership, and their performance. The Peninsulas EMS Council, Inc. is actively seeking the nominations of your top performers for the 2016 Peninsulas Region EMS Awards. We believe that you know best who in each...
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Training Opportunity: CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference

Training Opportunity: CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference March 11-12, 2016, 7:00 am - 5:30 pm, Norfolk Waterside Marriott altOverview  The CHKD Pediatric Trauma Conference is a two-day pediatric conference designed to provide knowledge and skills related to pediatric trauma.  In addition, we seek to enhance our community and pediatric colleague’s ability to manage pediatric trauma cases.  The conference will provide various learning methodologies presented by experts in the...
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Training Opportunity: Henrico FD 2016 ALS CE Schedule

Training Opportunity: Henrico FD 2016 ALS CE Schedule January - June, 2016, 8:30am - Call 804-501-5968 to register or for further information alt Click here to download a flyer.  Trainers and Administrators - Please post in your common areas.   We Are PEMS!
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Training Opportunity: CISM Team Stress Management for Trauma Providers

Training Opportunity: CISM Team Stress Management for Trauma Providers 24 & 25 February, 2016, 8:30am - 4:30pm, Newport News Police Department Training Room, 9701 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA alt Click here to download a flyer.  Trainers and Administrators - Please post in your common areas.   We Are PEMS!
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Columbia Southern University Partners with PEMS!

Columbia Southern University Partners with PEMS! Columbia Southern University is pleased to have the Peninsulas Emergency Medical Services Council Inc. as a Learning Partner! altAs a member, this partnership provides a reduced tuition, plus many additional benefits. And, for your convenience, all programs are offered in an online format.   The Learning Partner Program provides exclusive benefits to the employees/members of your organization, as well as all...
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Training Opportunity: EMS Functions in ICS

Training Opportunity: EMS Functions in ICS 3 Opportunities: 20 January, 2016 - TEMS (Chesapeake, VA) 27 February, 2016 - Isle of Wight VRS (Smithfield, VA) 20 April, 2016 - James City County Fire Training Center (Williamsburg, VA) altThe National Fire Academy's "Emergency Medical Services Functions in the Incident Command System" course is returning to Hampton Roads! This 2-day, National Fire Academy course will present students with multiple scenarios requiring...
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