5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

Event Nov 12, 2012
Phone: 562/491-1234
Date: 12/05/2012 8:30 AM EST - 12/05/2012 6:00 PM EST
Location: Long Beach, CA

All emergency health care providers—including paramedics, emergency department nurses, respiratory therapists and anyone involved in emergency transport—are invited to attend the 5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit.

Continuing education credits will be awarded to nurses, paramedics and respiratory therapists.

EMS continuing education hours have been applied for through the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, an organization pending accreditation approval by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).

Nursing continuing education credits provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Continuing Education Provider License #15402.

This program is pending approval for a maximum of 5.0 contact hours for Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. McArthur Blvd., Suite 100, Irving, TX 75063. AARC Sponsor #9425088.

Every attendee will receive a copy of Capnography King of the ABC’s: A Systematic Approach for Paramedics by Troy Valente.

Dominica was hit by 155mph winds, causing flooding and structural damage, and is expected to grow stronger before hitting the Virgin Islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma.

A bus driver with a record of drunk driving crashed into another bus after speeding through an intersection in Queens, New York City, resulting in 3 deaths and multiple seriously injured patients. 

The new devices replace aging ones, allowing paramedics to provide better patient care and communicate more efficiently with the hospital.
With a nationwide rise in active shooter and MCI scenarios, Broward County is bolstering the protection of its firefighter-paramedics.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded an additional $144.1 million in grants to prevent and treat opioid addiction in support of President Trump’s commitment to combat the opioid crisis.
The guidelines were created as a resource to be used or adapted for use on a state, regional or local level to enhance patient care.
NIOSH and NHTSA offer a new fact sheet based on recent research.

Members of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, City of Miami Fire Rescue, and Florida Urban Search and Rescue teams finally returned home to their families after days of working hard to help residents in the Florida Keys devastated by Hurricane Irma.

Mississippi Task Force 1 deployed to Florida to rescue residents from their flooded homes.
The driver ran through a crowd of people after losing control of his vehicle, seriously injuring 11 people, several of whom were children.
The bills will provide more privacy for car accident victims who are bombarded by medical and legal offices pushing their services.
Among one of the first in the state deemed a "Cardiac Ready Community," Mayville, N.D. has increased the number of AEDs in the area and more residents are taking CPR classes.
The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit was featured at the 134th annual Connecticut State Firefighters Association Convention.
Redivus Health was recognized with Honorable Mention in the Health category of the Innovation by Design Awards.
The 2018 SIMLAB® Catalog is now available from Nasco Healthcare.