Welcome to Home Page for the

NORTH COUNTRY
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROGRAM AGENCY 

A combined effort of the North Country EMS Program Agency, 
 
North Country EMS is proud to serve
Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties of Northern New York State
  

Online CME website

 

**PLEASE NOTE THAT WHEN FAXING OUR OFFICE YOU MUST PUT "315" INFRONT OF OUR NUMBER, If you don't we will not get it**

FAX NUMBER- (315)755-2022

 

Recent News and Announcements

The North Country Regional Medical Director and the NYS Bureau of EMS have approved North Country EMS agencies to use certain product/lot numbers past their expiration date due to the critical drug shortage.  This extension applies only to the Atropine Sulfate and Epinephrine.

List of approved product/lot numbers and the extended date can be found at  

https://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/DrugShortages/ucm563360.htm

If your agency is unable to get any other medications that the FDA has extended the date on, please contact our office so we can get the appropriate approvals to use them. 

 

• Pediatric Resource- Upstate Medical University

• Call for Speakers: Spring Fling 2018

• Weinstein EMS Lecture Series- November 10th 

• CNY Certified Instructor Coordinator Course 

• ACLS Instructors Courses-

• Certified Lab Instructor Course- November 17-19

• Employment Opportunity- OVRS

• 16h Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicin Assembly- September 20th- Registration Form

• Emergency Response To Domest Biological Incidents Traing- More INFO

• Employment Opportunity- Town of Watertown Ambulance

• Employment Opportunity- RB Lawrence

•  St. Lawrence County Fall 2017 EMT Classes- More Info

• Jefferson County Fall 2017 EMT EMT Advanced Course- More Info HERE

• Jefferson County Fall 2017 EMT Courses- MORE INFO- Contact Judy Brenon at jbrenon@co.jefferson.ny.us or 315-786-3760 to register! 

• LEWIS COUNTY EMS CLASSES

• SAVE THE DATE- SUNY Upstate Conferences- Click HERE for more Info! 

• Child Passenger Safety Technician Training in St. Lawrence County- Details HERE!

• Job Opportunity at Ogdensburg Rescue! Click Here For Details!

• Vitals Signs 2017 Registration Now Open!- Click Here for Details

• DEA and Niosh Guidnece Documents on Fentanyl Click the following Links for more information-

• 2017/2018 REMAC REMSCO Calendar 2017/2018 REMAC REMSCO Calendar

• Elimra Police Narcotics Press Release

• Employment Opportunity- Lewis County Search and Rescue

• Employment Opportunity- South Jefferson Rescue Squad

• Employment Opportunity- Carthage Area Rescue Squad

• Jefferson County Fall 2017 EMT Courses- MORE INFO- Contact Judy Brenon at jbrenon@co.jefferson.ny.us or 315-786-3760 to register! \

 Physio-Control Issues RECALL of Lifepak 1000 Defibrilator: CLICK HERE!!!

 Emergency Department Access - University Hospital: More Info!

2016 Regional Update  (Click here!)

Use of seatbelts in fire vehicles and ambulance: Click here!

New Regional Provider Credentialing Manual with Online CME Instructions: Click here!

New ambulance parking at Gouverneur Hospital: click here for map

Jefferson Country safe medicine disposal sites: please share!

Fentanyl alert from NYS DOH OASAS (August 2016)

ATTENTION ALL NYS CIC'S AND CLI'S! Please click here for an Instructor Exam Update from NYS

Northern New York Trauma Registry Regional Progress Report (issued by NYS): click here for the report

MEMO from SUNY Upstate regarding Trauma transports: click here to read

 

 

North Country Regional Messages from Ann:

Calling the office:

When calling us at the office please leave us a message if we do not answer when you initially call. We are both very good about returning messages promptly, but sometimes we may be on the other line when you call initially.  We are very committed to being available to you, and providing you with timely responses. Thank you!

» Office phone numbers:

Ann Smith (315)755-2020, ext. 56

Jonathan Cole (315)755-2020, ext. 52

 

PCRs (Attention all Transporting and ALSFR Agencies): 

The research copy of all previous month’s paper PCR’s should be mailed to the following address by the 15thof each month:
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FDRHPO North Country Program Agency
120 Washington Street, Suite 200
Watertown, NY 13601
 
Blank PCR’s can be requested from our office or can be picked at various locations in the North Country. For a list of locations, see the bottom of our Forms page (under our Resources link).