North Dakota Emergency Medical Services Association



2021 Southwest Conference

September 25- 26, 2021- Medora, ND

 Preconference on the 24th! Sponsored by the Dickinson Shriners.

NCCR Classes offered in 2021 at the Southwest Conference 

Post Resuscitation 0.5 Hour

VADS 0.5 Hour

Stroke 1.5 Hours

Trauma Triage 1 Hour

Hemorrhage Control 0.5 Hour

Special Healthcare Needs 2 Hours

Psychiatric  1.0 Hour

Toxicological/ Opioids 0.5 Hour

Neurological/ Seizures 0.5 Hour

At Risk Populations 0.5 Hour

Culture of Safety 0.5 Hour

Pediatric Transport 0.5 Hour

Research 1.0 Hour


See Schedule Here 

                       

If you have any questions about the sessions or registration, contact the office at 701-221-0567.

Register online HERE  and pay online.


COVID- 19 Precautions

The North Dakota EMS Association and the Medora Community Center is taking extra precautions as well to ensure safety. There will be distance in the seating, and sanitation areas throughout the conference. Masks will be mandated and rapid tests will be optional for those interested.  If you are experiencing any symptoms or have been in contact with someone exposed, do not attend. You will get fully refunded.

The North Dakota EMS Association will do everything in our power to keep the attendees safe, unfortunately there is always a risk. If you do not feel comfortable attending this conference we understand and will give you your registration back no questions asked.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the office with any questions or concerns. Your safety is important. As much as we would like you to join us, if you have any reservations, please do not attend.


Refund Policy


Membership Dues are NOT refundable.  The conference registration fees, less a $15.00 processing fee, are refundable if written notice of cancellation is received before 5:00 pm (CST) September 3rd. If written notice of cancellation is received after September 3rd but before 5:00 pm (CST) September 10th registration fees, less a $25.00 processing fee, will be refunded. Substitutions for cancellation will be allowed with written notice. All refunds will be issued after the conclusion of the conference.

DEMS Grant and Continuing Education Credits:

The Division of EMS has made the Continuing Education Grant available to help cover costs of travel and attendance.  This grant must be applied for by a licensed North Dakota EMS Agency.  The grant can be found at

EMS Training Grants | Department of Health (nd.gov)


Need a Place to Stay?

AmericInn Motel

75 East River Road South
Medora, ND 58645
For reservations call: (701) 623-4800

http://www.americinn.com/Hotels/ND/Medora


Continuing Education:

An application has been made to the DEMS has  8 CEU’s on Saturday, and 8 CEU’s on Sunday for EMS providers.  Certificates are awarded at the conclusion of each individual session.  CEU’s will be awarded for recertification using the National (NCCR), Local (LCCR), and  Individual (ICCR) National Registry requirements.  

An application has also been submitted to the ND Post Board and North Dakota Board of Nursing. Stay tuned for updates and approvals.

 

National Registry Continued Competency Hour Requirements

Provider Level National (NCCR) Local (LCCR) Individual (ICCR) Total Hours
Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) 8 Hours 4 Hours 4 Hours 16 Hours
Advanced First Aid Ambulance (AFA-A) 20 Hours 10 Hours 10 Hours 40 Hours
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 20 Hours 10 Hours 10 Hours 40 Hours
Advanced EMT (AEMT) 25 Hours 12.5 Hours 12.5 Hours 50 Hours
Paramedic 30 Hours 15 Hours 15 Hours 60 Hours




North Dakota EMS Association

1622 East Interstate Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58503

1-701-221-0567


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