Due to the KS Board of EMS having limited ability to post documents on their website, KEMSA will try to post important items on a new KS BEMS page under the heading "Resources". Here are a few of the latest items posted:
The Kansas Trauma System continues to work in partnership with all who contribute to providing the best care possible to our patients. By continually evaluating best evidence and best practices, we strive to maintain the highest level of patient care. The National Association of EMS Physicians and the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma have recently issued a joint position statement entitled "EMS Spinal Precautions and the Use of the Long Backboard." We are moving forward as a state in adopting the recommendations in this joint position statement and would like to share our rationale and vision with you, our partners in patient care. The intent of this letter is to provide the basis for unified change in approach to patients with potential spinal injury...Read the letter at the link above.
KEMSA now offers FREE job postings for KEMSA Service members on the KEMSA website. Just e-mail your job posting information to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we'll get it posted. If you have a date you want it taken down, that is helpful as well. Current openings are below:
- Paramedics - Sedgwick County EMS
- Firefighter/AEMT/Paramedic & Firefighter/EMT (part-time) Openings - City of Emporia
- Full-time Paramedic - Rice County EMS
- Full-time Medical Professionals - Lane County EMS
- Full-time Paramedic - Dickinson County EMS
- Flight Nurse, Flight Paramedic, Wichita On Call EMT/Driver - LIFETEAM
- Full-time Paramedic/AEMT/EMT - Winfield Area EMS
- EMS Director - Stafford County EMS
For complete information, view our job openings page.
As of January 1, 2013, KEMSA has partnered with Navrat's, Inc. in Emporia, Kansas to provide NEW KEMSA apparel options to its members. Options include, but are not limited to: polos, button up shirts, t-shirts (long-sleeve and short-sleeve), infant and toddler clothes, hats, bags, accessories, sweatshirts, jackets, ladies shirts, junior shirts, pants, and more! We have worked hard to provide you with great prices and a variety of products to fit your needs.
View our new apparel options at:
You can order online or contact them to place an order.
All items are embroidered with the KEMSA logo after you place the order and are shipped directly to you within 5-10 days. By buying KEMSA apparel, you are building awareness of KEMSA in your community and supporting KEMSA as part of the proceeds from these items goes directly back to KEMSA. Buy something for yourself, your shift partner, an employee, a friend, a relative, or buy multiple items!
Here is the KEMSA logo that will appear on your KEMSA item:
Other specialty items like pens, cups, lanyards, portfolios, etc. are available for purchase, however, minimum quantities must be met. Or you can shop the specialty items catalog and buy items for your EMS service as well! Navrats, Inc. is willing to help you with all your apparel and specialty items too!
Check out the new store and buy something today!