Any patient presenting with COVID-19 symptoms including abdominal pain, diarrhea, chest pain, lethargy etc. needs to be wearing a mask
Drop off Forms: Reminder to leave drop off forms to both the receiving nurse and doctor (even if it isn’t the Provider receiving your patient.
Stroke Documentation: Time stroke alert called; Last time well; Medications
EMS Case Review CANCELLED for March 18th at 0730 in Conference room #3. EMS Transports for the past six months will be reviewed. All are invited to attend; breakfast food is usually served
1. All EMS transports need to wait outside to be screened by a nurse. If your patient is unstable please communicate that in report to the charge nurse.
2. EMS crews are required to fill out a staff tracking forms for every patient. There is a stack of them out in the ambulance bay. Please fill them out and attach a patient label to them.
By completing these sheets the ER can more efficiently notify EMS of positive results.
3. We have upgraded some cleaning supplies for EMS. There is a bucket with cleaning solution and pink rags to wipe down what you need to (stretchers, inside the truck). Pink rags go into the bin with the red sign. They need to be laundered differently.
April 14th, 2020, 1900 hours,
CVMC Board Room but likely will be postponed or done virtually.
All positions open. No incumbent seeking secretary position.
Sheila will be stepping down as of this April as Secretary of the Board.
Completed a unified PCS for interfacility transports. See PCS_Orders_D6_2019, (link below)
Virginia Caffin Award nominations are due to the Virginia Caffin Award committee NOW Award committee volunteers are Jared Blum, LT Rutter, Steven Tiersch, Scott Bagg.
Send written nominations with a 150-word paragraph about why you are nominating your
Requested - If possible, call from the field to advise ED that you sent an EKG strip from the field and they will look for it. See protocol: listed below in Recent downloads.
A VAD3 purchasing policy needed to be adopted. The warning to change the bylaws was made and will be voted on at the June 11,2019 Meeting. Copy below.
CVMC: 130 Fisher Road, Berlin, Vermont 05641, United States
Mailing address: VT EMS District 6, PO Box 01, Northfield Falls, VT 05664-0001
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Central Vermont and surrounding area.
In case of an emergency call 911