Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) – ODEMSA

The Old Dominion EMS Alliance, in partnership with VCU's Center for Trauma and Critical Care Education (VCU CTCCE), will be hosting an Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) course on June 11 & 12, 2022 from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at the office of the Old Dominion EMS Alliance. For additional information, please reference the... Continue Reading →

Shenandoah Valley EMS Expo

The Shenandoah Valley EMS Expo will be held on May 21, 2022 at Blue Ridge Community College in Weyers Cave, Virginia. Registration closes May 6, 2022. See course flyer for additional details, including QR code to register.

Continuing Education Event – Buckingham County

Buckingham County Department of Emergency Services will be hosting a continuing education event for EMS providers on May 16, 2022, from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. The event will be located at the Toga Fire Department (1779 Mount Rush Hwy, Dillwyn, Virginia 23901). For additional information, please see the event flyer.

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 →

ODEMSA EMT Hybrid Course to be Hosted in Hanover

ODEMSA will be hosting an EMT Hybrid course beginning January 14, 2021, through June 24, 2021, in Hanover County. Applications are being accepted now with interview slots available on 12/19/20, 12/20/20, 01/09/21, or 01/10/21. After completing the application process you will receive further information about how to schedule your interview.

New Medication Alert: Terbutaline coming to drug boxes October 1, 2020

Beginning October 1, 2020, Terbutaline will be added to ODEMSA drug boxes. Click on the links below for Terbutaline information including education, medication reference sheet and the updated respiratory distress protocol with Terbutaline (3-11a) during COVID-19. Terbutaline Education Download Terbutaline Medication Reference Download Respiratory-Asthma/COPD with Terbutaline (Protocol 3-11a) During COVID-19Download

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