Northern California EMS
provides leadership and excellence
in emergency medical services
in partnership with our community.
We are Northern California EMS, Inc. also known as Nor-Cal EMS, serving the counties of
Open Mon-Thur 8:00am - 4:30pm
Closed Fridays & Holidays:
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Northstate Prehospital Conference
Registration is still open for the 2014 Northstate Prehospital Conference being held at the Win River Casino April 26, 2014.
Trinity County Life Support 2014 Training Schedule
The new Trinity County Life Support's 2014 Training Schedule is now available.
Honoring Jeremiah Glass
Jeremiah Glass is being honored for his dedication to excellent patient care, compassion, public and professional service.
Active Shooter / Code Silver - Healthcare Focused Training Video
This brief video (approximately 9 minutes) is intended to give you a general overview of how to respond to situations involving a person with a weapon, or with hostages, or an active shooter.
Downriver Volunteer Fire Company Swift Water Awareness Training
Redwoods and Rivers Rafting Company in conjunction with the Downriver Volunteer Fire Company held a Swift Water Awareness class on Saturday September 14 in Del Loma. Members from Downriver VFC, ENLOE Hospital, Weaverville VFD, Hyampom VFD, Coffee Creek FVD and Blue Lake VFD attended the day long class. View the photo gallery!
2013 California EMS Awards
Brave. Dedicated. Willing. Reliable. These words describe the 78,000 licensed or certified EMS providers in California. They demonstrate these qualities every day by coming to the aid of others when they are most in need and working to ensure that the EMS system operates well.
Southern Trinity Area Rescue Safety Brief
Southern Trinity Area Rescue hosted Rope Rescue training held on 6/8/2013. Agencies involved were STAR, STVFD, KZVFD, USFS, and Southern Humboldt Technical Rescue. Southern Humboldt Technical Rescue instructed the rescue training session. View the photo gallery!
TECC Principles for Medical Response to Explosive Events
The Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care has released a paper covering the tactical emergency casualty care principles for medical response to explosive events.
EMS at a Quality Crossroads
The live webcast
"EMS at a Quality Crossroads"
introduces the idea of continuous quality improvement (CQI). It is available online for your use in providing ideas for quality improvement.
Note: Some of the above documents may be in Adobe PDF format.
Click HERE for more information
on how to view these documents.
Nor-Cal EMS Trivia Tidbits
Did You Know?
- Every day in the United States nearly 82 people die as a result of unintentional poisoning.
- Every day approximately 1,950 people are treated in emergency departments.
- In 2008, poison control centers received 2.5 million human poisoning exposure cases.
- Between 1999 and 2007 unintentional poisoning deaths increased by 145%.
- Click HERE
to download handout for Spring Poison Prevention Pointers.
Click HERE for the Trivia Tidbits archives.
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you will be on your way!