Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course – ODEMSA

The Old Dominion EMS Alliance is offering an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course beginning January 25, 2022 - May 26, 2022. The EMT course will meet in-person at the ODEMSA office. Please read the course information packet carefully and in its entirety prior to applying for the course. The link to apply for the EMT... Continue Reading →

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ODEMSA VILT CE Course: Burn Trauma

The Old Dominion EMS Alliance’s monthly virtual continuing education program presents its offering on December 6, 2021.This virtual course will provide (1) hour of Trauma for both ALS (Area 18) and BLS providers (Area 13). The course is free. Registration is required. See course flyer for additional requirements.To register, scan the QR code located in... Continue Reading →

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ODEMSA Regional Education Coordinator Update

The Old Dominion EMS Alliance will host an update for ODEMSA Education Coordinators on December 9, 2021 at 1:00 PM at the ODEMSA office (7818 E. Parham Road. Suite 911 Henrico, VA 23294). This regional update targets Education Coordinators within ODEMSA only. Unlike the Virginia Office of EMS Education Coordinator update, this regional update is... Continue Reading →

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ODEMSA Region Diversion Status

Click here to review the Regional Hospital Diversion Plan. Tap the Icon to call the PDC from your mobile device Update: September 26, 2021 - 10:00 PM The ODEMSA Region has been placed back on Stage 3 – “BLACK” Diversion Status.  This means at minimum 8 of the 25 hospitals in the ODEMSA region have... Continue Reading →

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Patient Distribution EMS Feedback

In order to improve best practices surrounding regional patient distribution and the regional diversion activation, ODEMSA and the CVHC RHCC have created a feedback process to capture comments, requests, and concerns throughout the ODEMSA region. Please use this tool to let us know thoughts for improvement, concerns for follow up, and requests for consideration. Previous to... Continue Reading →

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Medical Preparedness & Response For Bombing Incidents Course

The Central Virginia Hospital Coalition (CVHC) will be hosting this course on December 7th & 8th, 2021 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM. The course will be located at 4200 Innslake Dr. Glen Allen, VA 23060. See course flyer for additional details. For questions, contact Megan Middleton at megan.middleton@central-region.org.

Regional Status Update 9/16/2021

On Thursday, September 16, 2021, the Old Dominion EMS Alliance held a special webinar to discuss the current status of the region. If you were not able to attend follow the link to the recording.

Measles Awareness

Measles is an acute viral respiratory illness and is one of the most contagious of all infectious diseases.  Up 90% of susceptible persons with close contact to a measles patient will develop measles. The virus is transmitted by direct contact with infectious droplets or by airborne spread when an infected person breathes, coughs, or sneezes. Measles virus can remain... Continue Reading →

Patient Distribution Center (PDC)

Attention EMS providers and EMS agencies: Please see the flyer for important reminders when contacting the Patient Distribution Center (PDC) during the ODEMSA Regional Code Black status. Please call the Patient Distribution Center for all transports to Emergency Departments in the ODEMSA region. This includes EMS agencies transporting from outside or surrounding councils into ODEMSA.

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