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Massachusetts EMS Conference announces keynote speaker!

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EMSCO of Berkshire County announces 5th Annual EMS Expo!

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The on-line Region 1 'Save Award' Application is here!

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2013 Conference Merchandise Still for Sale!

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WMEMS Committee, Inc. is a regional nonprofit corporation committed to improving the delivery of emergency medical services to residents of Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire counties in western Massachusetts. 

Designated by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the Committee coordinates communication among and enhances the efficiency of providers of EMS including ambulance services, first responders and hospital emergency departments. Through its work, the Committee evaluates and sets standards of quality for regional EMS, offering training, education and medical services research opportunities and developing appropriate protocols and policies for implementation.

As a regional corporation, the Committee seeks regular input and broad representation on its board from the communities and consituencies it serves: consumers, municipal governments, hospitals, ambulance services and other providers of emergency medical services across the four county area. 

There are five regions in Massachusetts. Western Massachusetts EMS serves Region 1, which includes Berkshire County, the majority of Franklin County, Hampden County and Hampshire County.  

  

Quick Links

Dispatch the WMEMS CISM Team

Deploy a Regional Mass Casualty Support Unit (RMCSU)

Code Amber Alert

Look up your Continuing Education Credit Hours

Mass OEMS Website

Emergency Medical Services for Children

Statewide Treatment Protocols - Tenth Edition Official Version # 10.01

On-Line PreHospital Save Nomination Form

 

  

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Tax deductible donations

WMEMS is a 501c3 non-profit organization that accepts tax deductible donations.

News  

Our next regional meeting for 2014 is:

ANNUAL MEETING Northampton ELKS Lodge (click here for map)

Thursday

April 10, 2014

   6:00 p.m.   

Click here for 2014 meeting schedules

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National Registry Info  

National EMS Educational Standards Advisory 2/2013 pdf format of    National EMS Educational Standards Advisory   rtf format of National EMS Educational Standards Advisory 

Massachusetts EMS and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Provider Announcement pdf format of    MA EMS & Nat'l Registry of EMTs Provider Announcement   rtf format of MA EMS & Nat'l Registry of EMTs Provider Announcement  

Massachusetts EMS and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Stakeholder Announcement pdf format of    MA EMS & Nat'l Registry EMTs Stakeholder Announcement   rtf format of MA EMS & Nat'l Registry EMTs Stakeholder Announcement 
  

National Registry Website 

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Service Zone Plan

A statutory and regulatory obligation (M.G.L. c. 111C) to develop and submit plans that coordinate the use of pre-hospital resources within their jurisdictions (“Service Zone Planning”) was developed for all cities and towns in the Commonwealth.

The law requires that each local jurisdiction be covered by a service zone plan by December 31, 2006.

Download the Application

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