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2018 Tim Hynes Award Winner Announced

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Wednesday, April 25, 2018

2018 Tim Hynes Award Recipient

  

Cory Oaks, FP-C

Salt Lake City, UT

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EMS Agenda 2050 Straw Man Version 2 Released

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The IAFCCP is taking an active role in the creation of the EMS Agenda 2050, and we want to share with you the new version of the Straw Man document, released earlier this month. Like the initial version released in the fall, the Straw Man is designed to provide further discussion about the future of EMS and include many of the ideas and concepts currently being considered by the Technical Expert Panel as a result of several months of great feedback and input from the community.

We'd like your feedback on this important document. 

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Tags:  EMS Agenda 2050  Straw Man 

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CALL TO ACTION on H.R. 3378 and S.2121

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Wednesday, January 17, 2018

We need you to contact your US Representatives and US Senators in support of H.R. 3378 and S.2121.  

Easy cut and paste instructions available.  For information on H.R. 3378 and S.2121, click HERE!

Click on GovTrack.US to make contact with your US Representatives and US Senators.

Tags:  Advocacy  GLAC  H.R. 3378  Legislation  S.2121 

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2018 Tim Hynes Award - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Tuesday, January 16, 2018
The Tim Hynes Award recognizes exemplary abilities in leadership, education and safety within the paramedic profession. Every year, the IAFCCP selects an exceptional paramedic who has demonstrated leadership and paramedic professionalism.  If this describes someone you know, complete the Nomination Form today!  

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IAFCCP Position Paper: The Role of the Paramedic in Transport Medicine and Crew Resource Management

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Thursday, November 2, 2017
IAFCCP Releases Position Paper on The Role of the Paramedic in Transport Medicine and Crew Resource Management.

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Tags:  Critical Care  CRM  Paramedic  Role 

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AMJ Sept-Oct Issue of AMJ Now Online!

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Wednesday, September 6, 2017

September-October issue of Air Medical Journal is now available online at www.airmedicaljournal.com

 

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2017-18 IAFCCP Board Announced

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Friday, September 1, 2017
Updated: Friday, September 1, 2017

 

2017-18 IAFCCP Board of Directors

 

 

Executive Board

  • Incoming President: Aaron Byrd, WakeMed Center for Innovative Learning, Raleigh, NC
  • Incoming Vice President: Ryan Walter, Air Methods & United States Navy, Gilbert, AZ
  • Business Director: Richard Childress, Med-Trans Corporation, Greenville, SC
  • Immediate Past President: Kevin Collopy, AirLink/VitaLink Critical Care Transport, Wilmington, NC

 

Board Members At Large

  • Jason Bazelow, Vidant Eastcare, Greenville, NC
  • Jordan Owen, REACH Air, Cody, WY
  • Robert Smith, Carolinas Healthcare, Charlotte, NC-Community Paramedic Representative
  • Michal Brisson, MD, U.S Army, Enterprise, AL 
  • Matthew Randall, Erlanger Lifeforce, Chattanooga, TN 
  • Danny Nayman, WakeMobile, Raleigh, NC
  • David Olvera, Air Methods, Denver, CO
  • Stacy Prater, Erlanger Lifeforce, Chattanooga, TN
  • Phil Ward, Temple, TX
  • Michael Templeton, TH2S Consulting, United Kingdom

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HR 3378 Ensuring Access to Air Medical Ambulance Services Act

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Friday, July 28, 2017
 
The legislation which updates Medicare reimbursement for emergency air medical services, is finally here. It was introduced by Rep. Jackie Walorski. Here is Walorski’s press release with more info on the bill, and here is SOAR’s statement of support.  AAMS also supports this legislation saying, the bill will introduce transparency into the costs of providing air medical transport, increase quality by providing enhanced incentives for high-performance services, and, most importantly, preserve the long-term sustainability of air medical transport services for the millions of Americans who rely on us as their sole means to access healthcare.

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EMS Licensure Interstate Compact Formed

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Licensure Interstate Compact (REPLICA) has become official with ten states in support the nation’s first EMS licensure compact. For more information visit EMSREPLICA.org

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New Member Benefit - SAVVIK

Posted By Monica J. Newman, Friday, April 21, 2017

We have recently signed on to work with Savvik Buying Group, the nation’s largest non-profit public safety Group Purchasing Organization (GPO), whose vast assortment of contracts and programs can assist you in saving time and money.

All IAFCCP members can now use as many, or as few, of these programs and bids as you like with no requirements, or charges of any kind for you. Many of your services may already be a member of Savvik, but it is not just agencies that can save with Savvik.  Login or join the IAFCCP now and start saving!  More...

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