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download 2Please be aware that Winchester Medical Center will not have urgent/emergent Interventional Neurology services for a 24 hour period beginning this Friday, July 1 at 1800 thru Saturday, July 2 at 1800.

Please share with your colleagues and anyone at all who you feel may need this information.

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Please join us on June 24 anytime between 11am & 4pm as we celebrate our annual EMS awards annoucement & open house! We'll have food, door prizes, giveaways, & more! Please stop by anytime during those hours, no RSVP needed. The annual awards will be announced at 1pm. 

229368371 4966182356742074 4335094604412521799 nRegistration is now open for the 2021 Virginia EMS Symposium in Norfolk, VA! The symposium will be held from November 3-7, 2021 with more than 300 classes and 13 course tracks available. For more information & to register, click here

John PetrieThe Council is pleased to announce the addition of Kendra Sours to the staff as the new AHA Training Center Coordinator. You may remember Kendra previously worked for the Council as the EMS Systems Coordinator from 2012-2018. Kendra is a Nationally Registered Paramedic along with holding instructor certifications in BLS, ACLS, & PALS. Kendra will begin her tenure on Nov 1, 2021. 

The application period for the Second Phase of the ESO Transition Hardware Special Initiative grant opportunity began on August 2, 2021. OEMS will accept applications from eligible organizations submitted through E-GIFT before 5 p.m. EDT on September 03, 2021.
For additional information about the ESO Transition Hardware Special Initiative please read the full grant cycle announcement memo. 
pdf ESO Transition Hardware Special Initiative – Phase 2 Announcement Memo (277 KB)