EMMCO News


Lifeline 2013 Summer Edition

Lifeline 2013 Summer Edition download (PDF)


Posted: 8/21/2013


Richard Gibbons, Jr. New BEMS Director

 Newly appointed BEMS Director Richard Gibbons, Jr (Dick) and Martin Raniowski (Deputy Secretary of Health) conversing at Symposium 2013.  Congrats to Dick on his appointment as PA Department of Health's BEMS Director.


Posted: 7/17/2013


New Coned Office Operation Specialist

 EMMCO West welcomes Coned Office Operation Specialist - Kaylen Redmond  support@emmco.org


Posted: 7/2/2013


EMMCO West's Utility Response Vehicle

Crawford County Commissioners & LEPC recently approved the transfer of their utility truck to EMMCO West.                                     EMMCO West plans to use the utility truck to support emergency preparedness operations within the region. Article  


Posted: 6/21/2013


Meadville Medical Center - Recognized Stroke Center

Meadville Medical Center is recognized as a State Recognized Stroke Center. MMC joins UPMC Hamot, St. Vincent Health Center, and UPMC Northwest as recognized PA Stroke Centers.


Posted: 5/15/2013


ALS Provider Medical Command Authorization Form

PA DOH Bureau of EMS has released a revised ALS Provider Medical Command Authorization Form for use by ALS personnel-EMS agencies.


Posted: 4/29/2013


PCR Information Bulletin

EMSIB2013-007 has been released from the PA Department of Health regarding the completion of patient care reports (PCRs).


Posted: 4/12/2013


EMMCO West On Twitter

Follow EMMCO West on Twitter @EMMCO_West . Become a follower of EMMCO West!


Posted: 4/2/2013


Statewide Protocol Updates

PA Department of Health through EMS Information Bulletin 2003-004 identifies that there are updates to the Statewide ALS/BLS Treatment Protocols. EMSB2003-004 An EMMCO West Protocol Update Newsrelease explains the changes- March 2013 Update


Posted: 3/6/2013


Siren Safety PSA Video for Emergency Responders

The EMSSafetyFoundation has announced a siren effectiveness research project. Click Here For A Summary.  Click Here For The Study.


Posted: 2/20/2013


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