Free EMS Continuing Education
|By Norm Rooker|
|Doctors Medical Center-Modesto offers eight hours of Category 1 continuing education for EMTs & Paramedics each quarter. Summer Fun 2001 will be Friday, August 30th (an A-watch day) from 08:00 to 17:00. Topics presented will include: The Innies and Outies of Penetrating Trauma, hands on workshops on Pediatric Airway, IO and IV skills and an EKG challenge. Norm Rooker will be making two presentations: Crush Injuries: From Compartment Syndrome to Smiling Death and Rodeo EMS: Mamas Dont Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Rodeo Medics.
A free Tri Tip Steak luncheon will be provided by AMR. To register and obtain directions, RSVP with Ms. Kay Gordon, RN, Emergency Services Coordinator for Doctors Medical Center at (209) 576-3727 or e-mail her at Kaye.Gordon@tenethealth.