Please join us Wednesday, April 13, 2016 as Nova Southeastern University hosts a national memorial conference: Surviving the Fire Service. View the program (PDF) and registration information.
Florida Emergency Medical Services for Children would like to invite you to celebrate EMS week in May with your community! Drowning is the leading cause of accidental deaths for children ages 1-4. Community Kits are available to assist with public education and outreach. Be a Children’s Champion!! Check out the flyer (PDF) or contact Bonnie Anderson at 850.245.4440 x 2686 for more information.
4th Annual Stroke Symposium (PDF)
Please save the date: May 6 & 7, 2016 for the 4th Annual Stroke Symposium. Please register here: http://floridastrokesymposium.com/
Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness (PDF)
On February 15-16th, 2016, Fort Lauderdale will be hosting a statewide course to address pediatric emergency planning and medical response considerations. Please register here: http://trac.floridadisaster.org/trac/loginform.aspx#
At the December 3, 2015 meeting of the EMS Council Dr. Brijesh Mehta, from Memorial Healthcare System, presented emerging strategies for treatment of stroke with improved patient outcomes. You can see his presentation materials here: (link to PDF).
On February 14, 2013, the Greater Broward Emergency Medical Directors' Association (GBEMDA) representing many Broward County EMS agencies, is implementing the Third Edition Florida Regional Common EMS Protocols.
View updated EMS Protocols.
Please direct any questions regarding these protocols to the following email address Info@GBEMDA.org.
Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue/Broward Sheriff's Office Fire Rescue/ Tamarac Fire Rescue
Combined Protocol Workgroup
"Dedicated to Clinical Excellence"