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Vermont Emergency Medical Services (EMS) District 12  is located in the Southwest corner of the State, nestled in the foothills of the Green Mountains.  VT EMS District 12 is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors composed of a representative of each of the medical facilities, ambulance services and first responder services operating within the district, and the District’s Medical Advisor. (Title 24 Ch. 71 Section 2653)

The District’s Medical Advisor is selected by the EMS District Board to advise on matters involving medical practice and to assist the EMS District Board in the establishment of medical control, development of treatment protocols, medical oversight of EMS educational programs, reviews and critiques of calls. The District Medical Advisor serves as a liaison between the EMS District Board and the medical community. The District Medical Advisor also serves as the Commissioner’s designee for purposes of credentialing and medical control. (Vermont EMS Rules Sec. 1.12)

VT EMS District 12 incorporates Arlington Rescue, Bennington Rescue, Deerfield Valley Rescue, East Dover First Response, Pownal Rescue, Manchester Rescue, Readsboro First Response, Salem Rescue, Stratton Mountain Rescue, Stamford Fire/Rescue, Mt. Snow Ski Patrol, Whitingham First Response, Winhall Police/Rescue, Village Ambulance Service in Williamstown, MA, and North Adams Ambulance Service in North Adams, MA.


Wilderness First Aid Course (WFA) Added To Calender


TCCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care) Course Added To Calender


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There you can find forms and State EMS information.

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Vermont District #12 Calender

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March  2015
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  • Wilderness First Aid Course (WFA)

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, March 2, 2015

    Location: 408 Danby Mountain Rd, Danby, VT 05739, USA

    Description: Have you ever worried about what to do when emergency care is far away? The Tutorial Center and the Smokey House Center are pleased to be sponsoring the two-day SOLO Wilderness First Aid course, on Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 28-Mar. 1, 2015. This sixteen-hour introductory course, taught by SOLO instructors, provides knowledge and hands-on practice in prevention, recognition, and treatment of backcountry injuries and illnesses. WFA certification, valid for two years, is provided upon completion of the course.

    This is course is a must for teachers, group leaders, coaches, and outdoor enthusiasts as well as for student athletes and leaders. Students benefit, along with the practical skills, from the academic connections to biology and anatomy, health, and PE. The course develops skills in leadership, problem solving, and self-confidence, and it's a great resume builder.

    When: Sat. Feb. 28 and Sun. Mar. 1 – 8:30-4:30
    • Space is limited to 16 participants.
    • This course is appropriate for HS age students as well as adults.

    Where: The Tutorial Center at Smokey House Center
    408 Danby Mountain Road, Danby, VT 05739
    802-293-9300

    Cost: $205 – including course tuition, WFA book, snacks and lunch
    • Deposit of $50 is required to hold a place.
    • Full payment is due by Jan. 9, 2015
    • Checks preferred. Make checks out to: “The Tutorial Center”.
    • Contact us for information about paying by credit card, invoice, or cash.
    • No refunds are made within 30 days of the start of the program.

    Course Content:
    This course is run by instructors from the renowned Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO), in Conway, NH. They are the “oldest continuously operating school of wilderness medicine in the world.” For course information, go to http://www.soloschools.com/index.cfm?event=course.wfa

    For Information and Registration: Contact Juanita Burch-Clay at juanitabc@tutorialcenter.org

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  • District # 12 BOD Meeting

    Starts: 7:00 pm

    Ends: 9:00 pm, March 5, 2015

    Location: 100 Hospital Drive, Toolan Building Bennington, VT, United States

    Description: District 12 meetings held first Thursday of every month at 18:30 in the Toolan Building at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Complex

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  • TCCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care) Course

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, March 9, 2015

    Location: 333 Western Ave, Westfield, MA 01085, USA

    Description: TCCC Course (Tactical Combat Casualty Care), Westfield MA The 16-hour NAEMT® TCCC course is conducted in conjunction with PHTLS®, the recognized world leader in pre-hospital trauma education.

    The TCCC course meets the Department of Defense Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care guidelines. This is the only course endorsed by the American College of Surgeons.This course is designed for combat military personnel or persons deploying to austere/hostile environments in support of combat operations. For the civilian side, TCCC can be structured and modified for security, law enforcement, or medical providers supporting law enforcement.NAEMT's TCCC course gives 16hrs Continuing Education credits through (CECBEMS) and is recognized by the National Registry of EMTS (NREMT)

    Course Cost:$200.00

    When
    Sat Mar 7, 2015 8am – 5pm
    Sun Mar 8, 2015 8am - 5pm

    Where
    Westfield State University, 333 Western Ave., Westfield MA (Horace Mann Building)

    Register at: http://www.mpssolutionsusa.com

    For more information call (877) 679-2335 John P. Meaney, Jr., NREMT-P, I/CChief / General Manager
    North Adams Ambulance Service, Inc.P.O. Box 104510 Harris
    Street North Adams, MA 01247(413)664-6680 ext.1
    Office(413)664-4051

    http://www.northadamsambulance.com

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  • TCCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care) Course

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, March 9, 2015

    Location: 333 Western Ave, Westfield, MA 01085, USA

    Description: TCCC Course (Tactical Combat Casualty Care), Westfield MA The 16-hour NAEMT® TCCC course is conducted in conjunction with PHTLS®, the recognized world leader in pre-hospital trauma education.

    The TCCC course meets the Department of Defense Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care guidelines. This is the only course endorsed by the American College of Surgeons.This course is designed for combat military personnel or persons deploying to austere/hostile environments in support of combat operations. For the civilian side, TCCC can be structured and modified for security, law enforcement, or medical providers supporting law enforcement.NAEMT's TCCC course gives 16hrs Continuing Education credits through (CECBEMS) and is recognized by the National Registry of EMTS (NREMT)

    Course Cost:$200.00

    When
    Sat Mar 7, 2015 8am – 5pm
    Sun Mar 8, 2015 8am - 5pm

    Where
    Westfield State University, 333 Western Ave., Westfield MA (Horace Mann Building)

    Register at: http://www.mpssolutionsusa.com

    For more information call (877) 679-2335 John P. Meaney, Jr., NREMT-P, I/CChief / General Manager
    North Adams Ambulance Service, Inc.P.O. Box 104510 Harris
    Street North Adams, MA 01247(413)664-6680 ext.1
    Office(413)664-4051

    http://www.northadamsambulance.com

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  • Neuro/spinal cord injuries

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, March 12, 2015

    Location: 100 Hospital Dr, Bennington, VT 05201, USA

    Description: Paramedic training

    SVMC Toolan building
    Cost: Free

    Questions/Registration: Contact Inge Luce

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  • Berkshire Medical Center M & M Rounds [Monthly]

    Starts: 9:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, March 17, 2015

    Location: Berkshire Medical Center, 725 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201, United States

    Description: Daytime sessions:
    • Will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 0900-1100 – except for January which is the 2nd Tuesday
    • January, March, April, June, July, September, October and December

    Evening sessions:
    • Will be held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 1800-2000
    • February, May, August and November
    • The different weekday is to accommodate those ALS providers who work Tuesdays
    All sessions will be available by Go-To-Training

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