Tag: EMS

EMS shares non-transport protocols

EMS shares non-transport protocols

| March 25, 2020

Ohio Emergency Medical Services State Director Carol A. Cunningham shared a memo including discussion on non-transport protocols for EMS. During increased demand for EMS services, non-transport protocols can be one of the initiatives to improve resource utilization. These resources include, but are not limited to, EMS manpower, personal protective equipment, transport vehicles, decontamination materials, operational costs, […]

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EMS putting donations toward automatic CPR machines

EMS putting donations toward automatic CPR machines

| September 10, 2019

COSHOCTON – Enterprise Products Operating LLC likes doing public outreach in the communities where it operates. Here in Coshocton they chose to make a $1,000 donation to Coshocton County EMS. “We like helping out different organizations where we can,” said John Marron from Enterprise Products. He and Chris Baker from Enterprise Products’ Coshocton terminal presented […]

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Coshocton County EMS receives sixth Star of Life Award

Coshocton County EMS receives sixth Star of Life Award

| May 25, 2017

COSHOCTON – Coshocton County Emergency Medical Services received its sixth Star of Life Award in 17 years during the middle of EMS Week on May 24. The EMS Star of Life award was created by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the Ohio Division of EMS to recognize outstanding achievements and to honor […]

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Voters say yes to EMS renewal levy

Voters say yes to EMS renewal levy

| November 9, 2016

COSHOCTON – Todd Shroyer, director Coshocton County Emergency Medical Service, was very relieved to see voters said yes to the EMS renewal levy that was on their Nov. 8 ballot. “I’m very appreciative,” he said. “We ran a low key campaign. We feel we make a difference and we hoped people did too.” Unofficial results […]

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Tips to help first responders

Tips to help first responders

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The 42nd annual National EMS Week was celebrated May 15-21. In honor of all those who are there to help during emergencies, here are some tips provided by Terry S. Shroyer, education coordinator for Coshocton County EMS, that can help you assist emergency responders. Many people only have cell phones now and may […]

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County encouraged to recognize local EMS

County encouraged to recognize local EMS

| May 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

National EMS Week, May 18-24, recognizes and honors the hundreds of thousands of emergency medical services (EMS) practitioners around the country. Now in its 40th year of celebration, EMS Week is a time for national appreciation of the daily life-saving service that EMS practitioners provide to their patients, and an acknowledgement of the important role […]

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