Thank you for joining us for the 2012 Vermont EMS Conference sponsored by the Vermont Department of Health. EMS providers and practitioners from across New England participated in this premier event to attend educational sessions, hands-on workshops and a trade show expo. This year’s conference featured presentations on EMS Response at Mercy Hospital in Joplin, STEMI and Stroke Management Systems, Rural Rescue, Drug Abuse and Addiction Issues, Crime Scene Management, Leadership in EMS, and Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery, among many others. Conference presentations are available for download by visiting the daily schedule and using the PDF Presentation or Handout link provided. All presentations provided to conference organizers are included here. Please contact the speaker directly if materials are not available for the session you attended.
Conference sessions are eligible for continuing education including Category 2 CME for physicians, CEUs for nurses, and CE for EMTs. The Vermont Department of Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Vermont State Nurses' Association, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. All attendees will receive an electronic certificate by email for the sessions for which they were awarded credit by November 30, 2012. Contact the conference organizers with questions related to continuing education credits.
NOTE: The Post-Conference sessions that were canceled due to Hurricane Sandy are being rescheduled by Vermont EMS. Please contact Vermont EMS for more information.