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The International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) is finalizing evidence evaluations for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC). ILCOR's Consensus on Science with Treatment Recommendations (CoSTR) is scheduled for online publication on Oct. 15, 2015. ILCOR's member councils, including the American Heart Association, will publish CPR and ECC guidelines in parallel, based in part on the CoSTR science review. Click here for the questions and reviews open for public comment. The closing date for most comments is February 28.
2014-2015 Grant Award List  |  Important reminder about 2014-15 EMS Grant cycle
Ebola Virus Information
Information from the Ohio Department of Health  |  ODH Ebola fact sheet
Ebola Preparedness for Ohio EMS   |  First Responder Notification Requirements

Ambulette Door Clearance Requirements for All Non-Emergency Medical
Transportation / Wheelchair Van Providers
Narcan costs spike, straining Ohio EMS budget - EMS1.com
Hospitals here faring fairly well - Columbus Dispatch
‘Nightwatch’ shines realistic spotlight on EMTs - EMS1.com
Child fire deaths on alarming pace in Ohio - WDTN.COM
2015-2016 grants are now available
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