Beginning in February 2015, Centra Trauma Services began to recognize a few people each month who consistently provide excellent trauma care and go above and beyond for our patients. Each recipeint will receive a trauma star pin for their name badge as well as recognition in their trauma team conference summary. This program is opne to nursing, techs, EMS, physicians, and ancillary staff.
Recipents for February 2015:
- Jimmy Mitchell, NREMT-P with Lynchburg Fire Dept. "Jimmy is being recognized for the exceptional handoff we captured on video this month. Undoubtedly he is one of our strongest EMS leaders and has remarkable clinical finesse. We are fortunate to have Jimmy in our community."
- Dr. John Guglielmetti. "Recognized for the exceptional care of our pediatric level one trauma patient reviewed at conference this week. He was funlly engaged in every aspect of the patient's care here at LGH and led the team in an exceptional manner. His leadership for this care is to be commended."
It's that time of year again.....2015 Regional Awards. The nominations are due to BREMS by Friday, May 1st by close of business. The Regional Award Banquet is scheduled for Thursday, May 28th; 6:30 pm at Peakland United Methodist Church (4434 Boonsboro Road Lynchburg, 24503). We are looking forwrad to another great awards banquet and hope to see everyone there. Please take the time to nominate someone. We have great EMS providers in this region that deserve recognition. Lets's give them the recognition they deserve. 2015 Regional Award Guidelines
2015 Excellence in EMS
2015 Health & Safety Award
2015 Nurse Award
2015 Outstanding Administrator Award
2015 Outstanding Contribution to EMS for Children
2015 Outstanding EMS Agency
2015 Outstanding Telecommunications
2015 Pre-Hospital Educator
2015 Pre-Hospital Physician
2015 Pre-Hospital Provider
2015 Scholarship Award
2015 Pharmacy Exchange Instructions Please look over this document for a clear idea of how to fill out the drug box administration record.
Currently physicians in our area have prescribed the ZOll LIFEVEST to numerous individuals in our local area. Please take the time to familiarize yourself with the Zoll Lifevest, a patient's life may depend on it. Below is a poster and EMS pocket card you can download. There is also a video link below to review. Plase let us know if you have any questions.