February 16-17, 2019


2019 Annual  Northeast Region EMS Conference

February 16-17, 2019
Grand Forks, North Dakota


UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences Building in Grand Forks will be hosting the 2019 Annual Northeast Region EMS Conference. 

At a New Location!
UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences Building
1301 N Columbia Road
Grand Forks ND 58202

Register for the Northeast Region EMS Conference:

There are two easy ways to register for this conference.

  1. Complete the brochure you received in the mail or download here. Here
    -Return the brochure, along with your payment, to NDEMSA, 1622 East Interstate Ave., Bismarck, ND 58503.

  2. Register online by clicking here.



 Topics for covered at the conference include:

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Time

NCCR/LCCR hours

Session Name

Instructor

8:00-9:00 am

VADS

VADS

Marcy Dawson, Sanford AirMed 

9:00-10:00 

At Risk Populations 

At Risk Populations 

Anne Lafrinier, Ritchie Human Trafficking Navigator 

10:00-11:00

Capnography 

Capnography 

Marcy Dawson

11:00-11:30

Post– Resuscitation

Post– Resuscitation 

Chad Jacobson, Altru Amb.

11:30-1:00 

Lunch- On your own 

Service Leader Meeting Round Table Discussion

1:00-1:30 

Toxicological 

Toxicological Emergencies

Chad Jacobson 

1:30-2:00 

Culture of Safety 

Culture of Safety 

Marcy Dawson

2:00-3:00 

Special Healthcare Needs

Special Healthcare Needs

Ron Lawler

3:00-4:00 

Cardiac Resuscitation

Cardiac Resuscitation

Marcy Dawson

4:00- 5:00  LCCR Medical Response to Special Police Weapons

Northeast Special Response Team 


February 17, 2019

Time

NCCR/LCCR hours

Session Name

Instructor

8:00-9:00 am

Stroke

Stroke Update
Janna Pietzak  American Heart Association

9:00-10:00 

Trauma Triage

Traume Triage

Leigh Laroque, Altru Health

10:00-11:00

Hemorrhage Control

Hemorrhage Control
Bob Seifert, Sanford EMS

11:00-12:00

Seizures/ Neurological Seizures/ Neurological Dr. James Miles, Altru  

12:00-1:3

Lunch- On your own

NE Annual Meeting

1:30-2:00 

Research EMS Research

Ron Lawler 

2:00-3:00 

Pediatric Transport

Pediatric transport

Val McDonald, Altru Amb.

3:00-4:00 pm

LCCR

Humor in EMS

Ron Lawler




Continuing Education:

 3 hours of CEUs on Friday, 8 hours of CEU's on Saturday, and 8 hours of CEU's on Sunday have been approved by the Division of EMS & Trauma.  This conference is also grant eligible.


EMR and EMT Refreshers:

Because of the National Registry EMT Pilot Project for North Dakota refreshers are essentially a thing of the past.  You will need to complete your designated hours in the National, Local, and Individual hour categories.  At the NE Conference you will find hours in the National category as well as hours that can be applied to either Local or Individual categories.  Please view the chart below for more information.

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

 

Need a Place to Stay?
NDEMSA has made lodging arrangements at the Ramada Hotel in Grand Forks.  When calling the hotel please indicate that you are with the EMS Group.
Ramada

1205 N. 43rd St

Grand Forks, ND 58203

Phone: 701-775-3951

Fax: 701-775-9774


Rates of $99 Reserve by January 15th!






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We look forward to seeing you in Grand Forks on 2019 Annual Northeast Region EMS Conference!

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