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Announcements

The CMEMSC Annual Meeting of Corporate members and EMS Awards ceremony is fast approaching. Please join us on May 1, 2018 as we honor some of our local outstanding EMS providers. There will be a guest speaker and dinner is provided. Doors open at 5:30pm at UMass Medical School. More details to follow soon!

Do you have a 2018.1 protocol book and are wondering what to do about the 2018.2 update that just came out? We can help. A sheet of labels is available for $1 that will provide all the updates for the entire book. Call the office for more info.

The latest addition of the Massachusetts Statewide Treatment Protocols have been released by OEMS. Click here to go to the state site for STP 2018.1 and a summary of the changes. 

Training Officers can find materials to teach the new protocols in the TO Portal.

The new Statewide Treatment Protocols books are now in stock. Includes the 2018.2 updates. Contact Deb to purchase yours. The price remains $17 each. They can be shipped or picked up during office hours. We accept cash or check.

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CMED is seeking highly dependable EMTs who are interested in a per diem position. Visit the career page for details and application.

Click here to view the full memo from OEMS regarding the IV Fluid Shortage. The links in the memo do not work but are available below.

FDA's most recent update: https://www.fda.gov/newsevents/newsroom/pressannouncements/ucm585720.htm 

ASHP Guidance: https://www.ashp.org/Drug-Shortages/Shortage-Resources/Publications/Small-Volume-Parenteral-Solutions-Shortages

 

OEMS Notice: Emergency Update to Statewide Treatment Protocols, Protocol 2.13 Pain and Nausea Management

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS) is proud to release the updated

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