Category Archives: Education & CME

UHS Cancels Trauma Teaching Day

March 23, 2020 / Alain Jacon / Education & CME

Special Notice: Due to the COVID-19 crisis, UHS Hospitals Emergency & Trauma Services has postponed or cancelled its upcoming teaching events.   The postponements and cancellations are as follows: All UHS Hospitals ACLS and PALS courses are postponed until further notice. The Friday evening, April 17, UHS Hospitals Trauma Leadership Educational Dinner & Program, featuring […]

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Contemporary Issues in Emergency Medicine March 25

March 9, 2020 / Alain Jacon / Education & CME, Events

Upstate Medical University presents this half-day conference entitled “The ED and Hospital Working Together to Improve Patient Care” on March 25, 2020 from 12:15 to 6:00 pm. The last day to register is March 20. View and download the brochure. Go to the website for full details and registration.

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ASIST Training March 24 & 25

February 10, 2020 / Alain Jacon / Education & CME, Events

ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) is a two-day intensive, interactive, and practice-dominated course designed to help caregivers recognize and review risk, and intervene to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. The program is free and open to the community. It will be held at Traditions at the Glen. Register before March 10. See the […]

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Vital Signs 2020 Housing is Open

February 3, 2020 / Alain Jacon / Education & CME, Events, News

Housing is open for the 2020 Vital Signs Conference.  The link to  make your reservations is listed below.   The dates of this years conference are October 29 through November 1st and will be held in Saratoga Springs, NY. Remember to book early for the best rates. https://www.discoversaratoga.org/vital-signs-ems-conference/?guid=3df62919-8012-4f6d-906f-1a8af5bd53a4&preview=true

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CME Recertification

January 15, 2020 / Alain Jacon / Education & CME

This is the DOH webpage dealing with recertification:   https://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/ems/certification/cmerecert.htm   I believe they were saying the online renewal system is not ready. However, you may use the PDFs and mail them. At this time, this is all the information I have available.

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