The Thomas Jefferson Council is an integral part of the EMS system whose function is to assess, identify, coordinate, plan and implement an efficient and effective regional EMS delivery system in partnership with the Virginia Office of EMS and the Virginia EMS Advisory Board.
Regional Providers: The Ancef study is still ongoing. Remember that if you have open skin in the vicinity of any suspected fracture, to administer Ancef. You can find the guideline at: http://www.tjems.org/2017-guidelines
LifeSavers, Inc will be coming to provide the Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor course, as well as providing the monitoring to allow the participants to teach the BLS course directly after they receive their instructor credentials. Students will be required to preform pre-course classwork online.
Registration deadline: June 13, 2019
AHA/BLS Certification Expiration Date
We want to give a shout out to the businesses that supported EMS Appreciation Week!
Oakhurst Inn, Jubilee Family Chiropractic, Spring Creek Golf, Greenberry's Coffee, Chaps Ice Cream, Lighthouse Academy, ABC Preschool, Violet Crown, SNAP Fitness, Teague Funeral Services, Blue Mountain Brewery, Prince Michael Vineyard, Kings Family Vineyard, Commonwealth Senior Living, Bebedero, Townsmen, Mudhouse, Whiskey Jar, Septenery Winery, Tropical Smoothie, Koss Sauce, Jimmy Johns, Blue Ridge Builders, CBM Mortgage, Charlottesville, Radio Group, The Reasonable Voice, and InnovAge Virginia PACE-Blue Ridge