18th Annual Pocono EMS Conference

18th Annual Pocono EMS Conference

Event Jul 23, 2012
Type: Conference/Expo
Date: 10/18/2012 9:00 AM EDT - 10/21/2012 6:00 PM EDT
Location: Pocono Manor, PA

Oct. 18: Pre-Conference Events
Oct. 19-21: 2012 Conference

Hosted by the Eastern PA EMS Council, the 18th Annual Pocono EMS Conference welcomes you to participate in the Commonwealths premier educational opportunity and conference. With over fifty (60) educational sessions available over the course of four (4) days, the conference remains committed to the dedicated professionals that represent the emergency services. With a diverse selection of professional and specialized sessions, presentations and numerous vendors from across the spectrum of health care, emergency services and hospital industry, the Pocono EMS Conference will reaffirm our vision of Continuing the Mission of..."A System Designed to Save Lives."

NHTSA's new video follows EMS data from its collection through its use to improve future care.
First Priority Global, one of the country's leading suppliers of public safety, emergency response and clean transportation solutions, announces the opening of a new facility in Flanders, NJ.
Christopher Wimmer was sentenced to jail time and probation for taking photos with 41 unconscious patients in a selfie competition he was in with another paramedic.
Students say the mock DUI accident was a very realistic learning experience, especially when firefighters, EMTs and police arrived at the scene.
The Columbia County EMS provider oversees emergency efforts from Lake City EOC during the latest storm.
EMTs, firefighters and police officers dealt with a car accident causing the release of sulfur dioxide and an active shooter in a hospital.
Search and rescue teams from all over the world traveled to Mexico City to help find survivors trapped in the rubble since Tuesday's 7.1 magnitude earthquake.
Residents who register with the program provide important details about health conditions and even bedroom locations so rescue workers spend less time searching for victims.
As soon as a runway can be cleared for their arrival, the 27-member Task Force 1 FEMA Urban Response Team is ready to take off for search and rescue efforts in the wake of Hurricane Maria's destruction of Puerto Rico.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health and Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council today recognized first responders for their commitment and dedication to delivering quality medical-care in the field during emergency situations.
Dr. Vincent Duron from the Columbia University Medical Center in New York received a $100,000 research grant to enhance standard pediatric trauma care.
The award-winning video features a series of stunning training courses driven by groundbreaking video demonstrations of the most commonly encountered fire ground evolutions.

A  7.1-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday leveled buildings, homes, and government centers across the city. At one partially flattened school, the hunt for dozens of missing children captivated the nation.

At least nine people have died, structural damage is extensive, and flooding coupled with 155mph winds has left the entire island without power.
The Volunteer First Responder Housing Act aims to recruit and retain volunteers in the community by providing discounts on house prices to eligible citizens.