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EMS TODAY 2016: WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?

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Join EMS Today 2016 in Baltimore

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;">Baltimore is a fun, inexpensive and beautiful city to visit. There are tons of restaurants in all price ranges and we are offering $50 OFF A GOLD PASSPORT! Use code: SLIDESHOW or <a href="https://www.pennwellregistration.com/online/LoginServlet?confId=641&msc=SLIDESHOW" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">click here to go directly to our registration page. </a> </p> </div>

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Community Paramedicine Key Topics

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> <strong>Key topics in the <a href="http://www.emstoday.com/community-paramedicine.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Community Paramedicine track</a> include:</strong><br> <ul style="margin-left: 60px;"><li>Payment strategies and innovations</li> <i>Accredited point of care testing</i> <li>The future of paramedicine</li> <li>Case studies in hospice care</li> <li>Discussions with healthcare partners</li> <li>Developing nontraditional partnerships</li> <li>One-on-one roundtable discussions, which will allow you to pick four of eight specific topics/themes</li></ul> </p> </div>

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Dynamic & Active Threats track

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> This year we’re offering a special <a href="http://www.emstoday.com/dynamic-active-threats.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Dynamic & Active Threats track</a> to help you be prepared to act when your community is attacked by lone gunmen or terrorist groups. If you’re not yet in compliance with the recommendations of the Hartford Consensus documents, you’ll want to have staff attend these important sessions. </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;">Also new this year is a first-of-its-kind active shooter simulation preconference workshop that allows personnel to learn and practice warm zone operations in a realistic environment, rendering care to cadavers as they move through rooms and hallways. </p> </div>

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How Performance Measures Could Transform EMS

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> <b>Wednesday, February 24<br/> 8:00AM – 5:00PM</b> </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> The EMS Compass Town Hall Meeting will provide you with the opportunity to hear from, and interact directly with, experts who are leading this historic EMS initiative. You’ll also learn how the EMS Compass performance measures will impact the entire EMS community and your EMS system in the future by attending the <a href="http://events.pennwell.com/EMS2016/Public/SessionDetails.aspx?FromPage=Calendar.aspx&SessionID=13108" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">EMS Compass Town Hall Meeting!</a> </p> </div>

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EMS TODAY 2016: WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> Click through to see what’s in store for you at EMS Today 2016! </p> </div>

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JEMS Games

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> To keep the adrenaline pumping during the event, plan to attend the exclusive <a href="http://www.emstoday.com/jems-games.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">JEMS Games!</a> This action-packed, highly-anticipated competition will be more intense than ever in 2016. In 2014 it was a Nascar race, in 2015 it was a helicopter crash…..what will it be in 2016?? You will have to come watch to find out! </p> </div>

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Keynote Speaker: Brian O’Malley

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> We will kick off EMS Today 2016 with THE SPIRIT OF ADVENTURE! Keynote Speaker: Brian O’Malley will take us on a journey to explore your personal goals through the lens of his experiences as a mountain guide and retired EMS professional. This is one you won’t want to miss! </p> </div>

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Learning Center in the Exhibit Hall

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> <b>Wednesday, February 24<br/> 8:00AM – 5:00PM</b> </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> The conference sessions aren’t the only place for you to earn CEH – we have the Learning Center in the Exhibit Hall that will have presentations going on during the event as well. <a href="http://www.emstoday.com/education.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">See the conference program for the schedule.</a> </p> </div>

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NEMSMA Credentialing of EMS Officers

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> <b>Friday, February 26<br> 11:00AM – 11:30AM </b> </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;">Join Vince Robbins, National EMS Management Association (NEMSMA) President-Elect as he describes the new NEMSMA credentialing process for EMS Officers </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;">Robbins will briefly outline the application, assessment, testing and credentialing process for perspective candidates to achieve recognition at their appropriate EMS Officer level. Supervising, Managing and Executive.</p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"><a href="http://events.pennwell.com//EMS2016/Public/SessionDetails.aspx?FromPage=Calendar.aspx&SessionID=14322" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click to read full description</a></p> </div>

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A First Hand Report of the EMS Response

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> <b>Friday, February 26<br> 1:15PM – 2:45PM<br> Marilyn Franchin MD</b> </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;">It was the deadliest disaster in France since the Second World War. Dr. Franchin and emergency medical service personnel on the front lines and were exposed to persistent threat while treating and evacuating the scores of wounded.<a href="http://events.pennwell.com//EMS2016/Public/SessionDetails.aspx?FromPage=Calendar.aspx&SessionID=14670" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"> Click to read more…</a> </p> </div>

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Special Events

<div style="padding-bottom: 2em; padding-top: 2em; padding-right: 2em; background-color: rgb(231, 235, 237); border:1px solid rgba(5, 5, 5, 0.4); "> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> Check out all of our special appearances at EMS Today 2016! From the newly restored “Lost Angel” to New Orleans Paramedics. You won’t want to miss these appearances. </p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"><a href="http://www.emstoday.com/special-events.html " target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click to see the full schedule</a></p> </div>