|EMS Triage Plans (Update)|
EMS Triage Plans Update Memo
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To: PEMS Region Agencies; Operations Medical Directors
From: Jerry Andrews, Assistant Director
Date: October 25, 2010
Regarding: Education Rollout for Regional Triage Plans: STEMI, Stroke, and Trauma
The PEMS Regional Medical Advisory Committee and the PEMS Board of Directors are pleased to present the regional EMS Triage Plans Update that includes the introduction of two new plans for STEMI and Stroke patients.
The PEMS staff will begin the Triage Plan rollout for the Regional STEMI, Stroke, and Trauma Plans beginning in November, with Train-the-Trainer sessions. These training sessions are scheduled for 3½ hours to cover all three plans, address questions, and assist in developing strategies for provider training. Trainers must register for the date they wish to attend by going to the PEMS website, and locating the Train-the-Trainer section. Remember to bring your certification card so your attendance can be scanned.
The schedule for Train-the-Trainers is:
Date Time Location
Monday, November 8, 2010 13:00-16:30 RRMC, Medical Office Building,
Monday, November 8, 2010 18:30-22:00 PEMS, Conference Room
Monday, November 9, 2010 13:00-16:30 RRMC, Medical Office Building,
Monday, November 15, 2010 18:30-22:00 RGH, Training Center
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 13:00-16:30 Richmond County DES
Thursday, November 18, 2010 18:30-22:00 RTH, Conference Room B
Sunday, November 21, 2010 13:00-16:30 Middlesex County VRS Building
Trainer Make up
Monday, November 29, 2010 13:00-16:30 Peninsula, York County Department of
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 18:30-22:00 Northern Neck, RTH, Confernce Rm A
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 18:30-22:00 PEMS, Conference Room
Trainers are expected to provide agency level training between completion of the Train-the-Trainer class and January 31. Each agency OMD is responsible to set the date of implementation for each agency. However, the EFFECTIVE date for all three regional plans implementation should not be later than February 1, 2011!
PEMS Staff Led Provider Classes
PEMS will conduct the following PROVIDER classes. However, DO NOT delay providing or taking the training at the agency/squad level as these classes will have EXTREMELY limited seating availability and preregistration will be REQUIRED; go to the PEMS website! The sessions are 3½ hours to cover all three plans and address questions that arise.
Date Time Location
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 18:30-22:00 PEMS, Conference Room
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 18:30-22:00 PEMS, Conference Room
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 09:00-12:30 PEMS, Conference Room
LAST CHANCE PROVIDER CLASS:
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 18:30-22:00 PEMS, Conference Room