EMMCO News


Con Ed Requirements

Please make note that con ed requirements have changed, due to the rules & regulations that were released 10/12/2013.  Begining with January 01, 2017 expiring practitioners - you will need to complete the following credits to renew:

EMR 16 Total Credits with 12 being Clinical Patient Care credits

EMT 24 Total Credits with 18 being Clinical Patient Care credits

AEMT 36 Total Credits with 27 being Clinical Patient Care credits

Paramedics 36 Total Credits with 27 being Clinical Patient Care credits

PHRN 36 Total Credits with 27 being Clinical Patient Care credits

PHE 36 Total Credits with 27 being Clinical Patient Care credits

PHP 36 Total Credits with 27 being Clinical Patient Care credits

Please log into the EMS Registry to make sure you have the required credits. 


Posted: 10/14/2016


Third & Final Notice - Sponsors

Con Ed Sponsors
 
While most of you have gotten back to me and selected a training date/time, some of you have not.  A huge Thank you to those that have!

For those that haven't, please note that due staff having large projects this year, including Symposium 2017, we will be unable to schedule 1 on 1 training for Con Ed Link until after April.  If you wish to continue as a con ed sponsor, you need to attend one of the below trainings, not attending will impact your ability to get con ed processed.  The final day for me to process the way we have been will be Oct. 31 by 4 PM.  Anything received after this will not be processed unless you use the Con Ed Link system.
 
As of Nov. 1, 2016 - we will be using Con Ed Link to process all con ed for our region.
 
We are having the following training sessions, please contact me to let me know which session you will be at before Oct. 13th.
 
Sessions are:
Oct 19 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EMMCO Office
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EMMCO Office
 
Oct 20 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM UPMC Hamot
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM UPMC Northwest
 
Please call 814-337-5380 or email me at support@emmco.org
 
If you have not received an email from 09/30/2016 or 10/07/2016 - please contact our office and update your information. 
 
Thank you!

Posted: 10/13/2016


Recertification Reminder

Reminder cards have been sent out for January 1, 2017 Practitioners.  If you do not receive your reminder card by Oct. 15, 2016 and intend on keeping your certification, please contact our office to update your information.  Those that expire in this quarter have been posted on the Recertification page under Education.  Thank you. 


Posted: 10/11/2016


Second Notice - Con Ed Sponsors

Con Ed Sponsors
 
As of Nov. 1, 2016 - we will be using Con Ed Link to process all con ed for our region. This is exciting news for both us and you!
 
What does this mean? Well, Con Ed Link is connected to the Registry - so to add someone to your roster, you will be able to search for them and all their information will be there for you. Con Ed Link can also generate certificates for you! This will save you time and effort of having to do it yourself, great for those that aren't proficient with computers.
 
Also, when you submit a roster through Con Ed Link it will send me an email letting me know that it is there and ready to be processed. It will be that easy!
 
We are having the following training sessions, please contact me to let me know which session you will be at before Oct. 13th.
 
Sessions are:
Oct 19 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EMMCO Office
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EMMCO Office
 
Oct 20 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM UPMC Hamot
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM UPMC Northwest
 
Additional details given to you when you contact me.
 
Please call 814-337-5380 or email me at support@emmco.org
 
If you have not received an email from 09/30/2016 or 10/07/2016 - please contact our office and update your information. 
 
Thank you!

Posted: 10/7/2016


Train National

TRAIN is now live! If you had an account with PA Prepared Centrelearn, use the same account information to log into the Train Site. Type in PA EMS in the search box, upper right corner of the screen to access the current online courses. If you have any questions, please feel free to call our office.


Posted: 10/4/2016


Con Ed Sponsors - Con Ed Link Starting Soon!

Con Ed Sponsors
 
You should have received an email from me at 1:30 PM today, if not you need to call the office to update your email address, please.
 
As of Nov. 1, 2016 - we will be using Con Ed Link to process all con ed for our region. This is exciting news for both us and you!
 
What does this mean? Well, Con Ed Link is connected to the Registry - so to add someone to your roster, you will be able to search for them and all their information will be there for you. Con Ed Link can also generate certificates for you! This will save you time and effort of having to do it yourself, great for those that aren't proficient with computers.
 
Also, when you submit a roster through Con Ed Link it will send me an email letting me know that it is there and ready to be processed. It will be that easy!
 
We are having the following training sessions, please contact me to let me know which session you will be at before Oct. 13th.
 
Sessions are:
Oct 19 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EMMCO Office
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EMMCO Office
 
Oct 20 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM UPMC Hamot
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM UPMC Northwest
 
Additional details given to you when you contact me.
 
Please call 814-337-5380 or email me at support@emmco.org
 
We look forward to seeing you!

Posted: 9/30/2016


2016-2017 EMS Scholarships & Exam Reimbursements

EMMCO West is accepting applications from EMS agencies for FY 2016-2017 EMS Scholarships & Exam Reimbursements. Click Here


Posted: 9/26/2016


2017 Call for Speakers

It's time to start planning for Symposium! Have a class idea?  Have a speaker suggestion?  Go to our symposium website and submit your suggestions now!  Simply click the red Symposium button on our home page then click 2017 Call for Speakers.  You can also click here and be directed to the page.   We can't wait to hear your suggestions!


Posted: 9/15/2016


Con Ed Submission Site

Our con ed submission site is now operational again and can be used to submit con-ed rosters by instructors. Con-ed Site link.


Posted: 8/29/2016


Pulse Oximeter Project

As of 6:30 PM Tuesday evening (8/23/16), all of the pulse oximeters have been identified/allocated to regional EMS agencies.  EMS agencies that submitted a request for a pulse oximeter will receive an email identifying when their pulse oximeter can be picked up at the EMMCO West office. 


Posted: 8/23/2016


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