North Dakota EMS Association 

2018 Northwest Schedule

Friday, January 26, 2018 Friday Night Preconference (Not included in the 2 day registration)- SIM ND

7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Pediatric Drowning Cold Water:

2012 - 1 hr of NCCR Pediatric Cardiac Arrest (All learners)

2016 - 1/2 hr of NCCR Post-Resuscitation Care (All learners) & 1/2 hr of LCCR

Infant Neonate Term Newborn:

2012 - Newborn Resuscitation objective for OB Emergencies or 1 hr of LCCR

2016 - Newborn Resuscitation objective for OB Emergencies or 1 hr of LCCR


Saturday, January 27, 2018

08:00 – 08:50              Roles of Research

                                    Ron Lawler – Sanford Health Education

                                    NCCR – Operations – 1.0 hour

09:00 – 09:30              VADs

                                    Wayne Fahy – Trinity Health/Community Ambulance Education

                                     NCCR – Cardiology – 0.5 hour

09:30 – 10:00              Post Resuscitation Care

                                    Wayne Fahy – Trinity Health/Community Ambulance Education

                                    NCCR – Cardiology – 0.5 hour

10:00 – 11:00             Trauma Triage

                                    Ron Lawler – Sanford Health Education

                                    NCCR – Trauma – 1.0 hour

11:00 – 11:30              At Risk Populations

                                    Wayne Fahy – Trinity Health/Community Ambulance Education

                                    NCCR – Operations – 0.5 hour

11:30 – 12:00              Culture of Safety

                                    Wayne Fahy – Trinity Health/Community Ambulance Education

                                    NCCR – Operations – 0.5 hour

12:00 – 1:00               Lunch   (included in conference cost) Service Leader Meeting

                                    Service Leaders Luncheon Meeting

1:00 – 2:50                 Special Health Care Needs

                                    Darci Grunett – BSC EMS/Paramedic Education 

                                    NCCR – Medical – 2.0 hours

3:00 – 3:30                  Hygiene and Vaccinations

                                    Ron Lawler – Sanford Health Education

                                    NCCR – Operations – 0.5 hour

3:30 – 5:00                  Stroke

                                    Jerelyn Alexander – Trinity Health Stemi/Stroke Coordinator

                                    NCCR – Cardiology – 1.5 hours


Sunday, January 28, 2018

0750 – 0800                Welcome and Announcements

08:00 – 09:00              Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

                                    Cory Johnson – EMS Division, Williston Fire Department

                                    NCCR – Cardiology – 1.0 hour

09:00 – 0:950              Crew Resource Management

                                    Greg Hughes, Division Chief of Training, Williston Fire Department

                                    NCCR – Operations – 1.0 hour

10:00 – 10:30 am        Neurological Emergencies and Seizures

                                    NCCR 0.5 hr – Neurological Emergencies and Seizures

                                    Ron Lawler – Sanford Health EMS Education

10:30-11:00 am           Toxicological /Opioids Emergencies

                                              NCCR 0.5 hr. –Toxicological/Opioids Jordan Raab

11:00 – 12:00 pm        Psychiatric and Behavioral Emergencies

                                    NCCR 1.0 hr – Psychiatric and Behavioral Emergencies

                                    Ron Lawler

                                    NDEMSA NW Region Meeting

1:00 – 2:00                  OB Emergencies

                                    Cory Johnson, EMS Division, Williston Fire Department

                                    NCCR – Medical – 1.0 hour

2:00 – 2:30                   Pediatric Transport

                                    Cory Johnson, EMS Division, Williston Fire Department

                                    NCCR – Operations – 0.5 hour

2:30 -3:00                    Hemorrhage Control

                                    Mark Chilson – Trinity Health/Northstar Criticair

                                    NCCR – Trauma – 0.5 hour

3:00 – 4:00                Early Recognition of Sepsis in Rural Communities

                                   Great Plains QIN

                                   LCCR 1 hr.

4:00 – 5:00 Medical/Trauma Case Studies 

                                    Dr. Jeffrey Sather – Trinity Health  

                                   NCCR 0.5 hr. Endocrine 0.5 hr. CNS Injuries 



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