Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Seeks FF/Medic

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Seeks FF/Medic

Qualified Virginia Firefighters and Advanced Life Support providers are encouraged to submit a resume. Preference will be given to EMT-I and Paramedic level providers. This hiring round is focusing upon cross-trained employees who will be assigned to dual-role positions. Successful applicants will be assigned to a 24/48 schedule with a rotation between stations each month.

For the full job description please see Wintergreen F & R. Additional information can be found on the Employment page as well.

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REPERFUSION ROADSHOW Tuesday May 19th 1830-2200

REPERFUSION ROADSHOW Tuesday May 19th 1830-2200

REPERFUSION ROADSHOW
A fun and fast paced education event, with food and prizes for EMS providers during National EMS Week. A focus on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular emergencies, assessment/recognition, EMS treatment as part of the care team, and to increase awareness of new definitive treatment modalities with an emphasis on reducing symptom onset to treatment windows.

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VAVRS EVOC Instructor Course

VAVRS EVOC Instructor Course

Greene County Rescue Squad is planning to host a VAVRS EVOC instructor course in July 2015 in Greene County. The two day weekend course includes Methods of Instruction and the EVOC Instructor course. The class is only for people who would like to be an EVOC instructor.  We cannot move forward and set a date until we have fifteen people interested (GCRS and other agencies).  We must have 15 people by June 1st to make this happen, earlier is better. Once we have the minimum required, then the date and other information will be announced. To be eligible to take this course you must have a current EVOC card and 2 years of experience.  Contact Jack McKeen at jackmckeen@yahoo.com if you are interested.  

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Web Based CE

Web Based CE

The Virginia Office of EMS publishes resources on the availability of continuing education (CE) programs which can be completed online through approved third party vendors.  According to OEMS polices, online CE is only accepted from the following CE vendors as they have applied for and met stringent reporting and course content requirements as set forth by OEMS. Courses completed by providers on non-approved websites will not receive credit towards their certification.

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