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Announcements

THE BAYSTATE WING HOSPITAL NEW EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT OPENS ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 AT 5 AM

A reminder that the new Emergency Department at Baystate Wing Hospital will open on Tuesday September 18, at 5 a.m.  

At that time the former Baystate Wing Emergency Department will no longer accept patients.  All EMS providers are reminded to use the ambulance bays directly behind the new ED. Questions call Richard Paul, Baystate Health EMS Coordinator at 413-523-2413.  

Duties include the oversight of Worcester CMED, the 24/7 Regional Coordinated Medical Emergency Direction Communications Center, CMED Operators, communication operations, and staffing/scheduling.

Applicants MUST possess:

  • current MA EMT certification, in good standing
  • solid experience in EMS communication systems
  • effective management experience
  • excellent interpersonal skills
  • strong computer literacy
  • the ability to work in a dynamic environment and solve problems proactively

Ideal candidates will also possess:

  • an Associate’s degree (or higher) in a related field

This position is a full-time (primarily weekday) position with a competitive salary and benefits.

Fax resume to:  (508) 853-3672

Email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mail or hand deliver to:

361 Holden Street

Holden, MA  01520

Application deadline:  Friday, September 29, 2018

Starting August 20th the Stroke Direct to CT Pilot will officially begin at St Vincent Hospital. The goals of this pilot include reducing the door-to-CT time, decreasing time to TPA administration and improving patient outcomes. Click here for the expected patient flow chart. 

Please read the Clinical Advisory issued June 22, 2018 for important information on the increase of opioid-related overdose deaths that have also been positive for cocaine.

Do you have a 2018.1 protocol book and are wondering what to do about the 2018.2 update that just came out? We can help. A sheet of labels is available for $1 that will provide all the updates for the entire book. Call the office for more info.

The latest addition of the Massachusetts Statewide Treatment Protocols have been released by OEMS. Click here to go to the state site for STP 2018.1 and a summary of the changes. 

Training Officers can find materials to teach the new protocols in the TO Portal.

The new Statewide Treatment Protocols books are now in stock. Includes the 2018.2 updates. Contact Deb to purchase yours. The price remains $17 each. They can be shipped or picked up during office hours. We accept cash or check.

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