Maryland RA Spring 2017
When: Thursday and Friday May 18-19, 2017
Where: Howard County Public Safety Training
2200 Scott Wheeler Drive
Marriottsville, Maryland 21104
Directors, EMS supervisors, Fire/EMS Chiefs, EMS personnel of all levels, and
hospital staffs across the state of Maryland and surrounding regions
Through your attendance, you can
expect to increase your understanding of the interventions important to
pre-hospital cardiac arrest survival and learn and become confident in performing High Performance CPR. You will also learn to implement ways to track and
improve survival rates in your own community.
Topics to be covered:
The importance of time
science behind CPR and current resuscitation practices
Factors that determine cardiac arrest survival
a cardiac arrest registry
CPR train-the-trainer practical session
The Maryland Resuscitation Academy (RA) along with the Maryland Institute of Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS) is pleased to announce our 2017 two-day Maryland RA will be held Thursday and Friday May 18-19, at Howard County’s Public Safety Training Center in Marriottsville, MD. The Maryland RA two-day academy is an intensive course dedicated to improving survival rates of patients suffering pre-hospital cardiac arrest, and is suitable for EMS supervisors, medical directors, Fire/EMS chiefs, EMS personnel of all levels and hospital staffs across the state of Maryland and surrounding regions. Based on the curriculum of the world-renowned Resuscitation Academy in Seattle WA, the Maryland RA is co-sponsored by the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services (HCDFRS) and The Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIMESS). The Application can be found here.
**Tuition is complimentary,
and conference costs are generously covered by our sponsors.
The deadline to apply is
Friday April 21, 2017.
Click here for the application form. Each person wishing to attend must complete a separate application
form. Departments are highly encouraged
to send groups of personnel, and organizations outside Maryland are also
encouraged to attend. For questions
about the Maryland RA or the application, feel free to email us at RAmaryland@hcdfrs.org.