Monday-Tuesday, March 11-12 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Initial FAST Team Training - DHEC EMS Click here to register!
Wednesday, March 13
8:00 a.m.-9:55 a.m. Bureau of EMS: CEP Orientation - Ryan Nix Click here to register! 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Reduction of Opioid Loss of Life (ROLL) Program Trainer - Kenneth Polson Click here to register! 10:10 p.m.-12:00 p.m Bureau of EMS: EMT Instructor Orientation - Ryan Nix Click here to register! 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m The Insanity of Education - Aaron Dix & Phillip Head 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Educators’ Association Annual Meeting 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Association Meeting 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. EMS Association and Educators' Social Thursday, March 14 8:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m. South Carolina Medical Control Committee Meeting 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. SC EMS PIER Team Town Hall Meeting - SC EMS PIER Team 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Emergency 4-1-1 - Chris Kelly 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Advisory Council Meeting 10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Compliance- It Takes More Than a Plan: How to Conduct a Proper Risk Assessment - Chris Kelly 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own) 12:45 p.m.-2:00 p.m. South Carolina Data Oversite Committee Meeting 1:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m. Opening Ceremony - Symposium Committee 1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Keynote Session: One Purpose 58 Reasons- Lessons learned from the October 1 Shooting in Las Vegas - Troy Tuke 2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m Break 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. SC EMS State of the State - Chief Robert Wronski 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Keynote Session: To Be Announced - TBA 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Wine & Cheese Social in Exhibit Hall (entry with ticket only) Friday, March 15 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Medical Control Physicians Workshop - DHEC Staff 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open 9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Unusual Rescue, Unusual Relationship - Chris Way Data Driven Decisions in EMS - Troy Tuke Human Trafficking: What the Healthcare Worker Needs to Know - Natalie Darby 10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m Legal Pitfalls for EMS (and How to Avoid Them!) - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children - Palmetto Health A Nationwide Real-Time Opioid Overdose Surveillance System - Dr. Dumbiri Powell 12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch Provided 1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Please Don’t Help Me: Non-Resuscitation Decisions at the Scene - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children (ENCORE SESSION) - Palmetto Health Assessment and Management of the Pediatric Burn Patient - Ryan Howard Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton 2:15 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Break in Exhibit Hall 2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Goal Setting….How to Plan, Set and Implement Goals for Personal, Professional and Organizational Success - David Porter Safe Transport of Pediatric Patients - Tracy Cleary Planning For a Large Disaster…It Does Happen At Home - Chad Beam Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. South Carolina Community Paramedic Advisory Committee 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. 2019 South Carolina Paramedic Championship 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Reunion (entry with ticket only) Saturday, March 16 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open 9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Improving Patient Care with Prehospital Point of Care Lab Testing - Kevin Collopy Joplin Tornado, EMS /ICS Lessons Learned - Chris Way A Beautiful Mess - Angie Stewart Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton 10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m It is OK to Make a Mistake: Time Sensitive Critical Decision Making - Kevin Collopy Leadership, Not Just For White Shirts - Troy Tuke & Chris Way Until All the Pieces Fit - Chris Ebright Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton 12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch (on your own) 1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Stabilizing Hemorrhagic Shock: Beyond Bleeding Control! - Kevin Collopy Sign Here: A Practitioner’s Guide to Patient Refusals - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams Thwacks, Whacks, Cracks and Smacks - Chris Ebright 2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Break 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Rainbows and Rabbit Holes - Angie Stewart Documentation Dilemmas - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams When a Stroke Really Isn’t A Stroke - Chris Ebright 6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony