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ODPS Emergency Medical Services Contacts

Ohio Emergency Medical Services

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 182073
1970 West Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43218-2073

(614) 466-9447
(800) 233-0785

E-mail Division of EMS


Front Fax Number
Rear Fax Number
Certification Fax Number

(614) 995-7012
(614) 466-9461
(614) 351-6006

 
 

Administration of Office Support

 

Mel House, Executive Director
Vicki Davies, Executive Secretary,Liaison to EMS Board
Diane Walton, Office Manager
Administrative Assistant 2, VACANT

(614) 995-4752

(614) 466-2895
(614) 466-3655

 

 



 

Special Programs
Regional Physician Advisory Board

Oversees Grants, RPAB, EMS-C and Homeland Security

   

Ellen Owens, Executive Assistant

(614) 644-5708

 

 

Grants

   

Julie McQuade, Grants Administrator
Diane Walton, Grants Coordinator

(614) 728-8661
(614) 466-3655


 

Emergency Medical Services for Children
Safe Kids Ohio

   

Joe Stack, EMS-C Coordinator

(614) 387-1949

 

 

Weapons of Mass Destruction Coordinator

   

Tom Macklin, WMD Coordinator

(614) 752-7017

 

 

Investigative Services

Oversees Complaints, Hearings & Compliance

   

Melissa Vermillion, Chief of Investigations
Bob Ruetenik, Investigator Supervisor
Vacant, Investigator
Karen Mack, Investigative Assistant
LaNese Powell, Investigative Assistant



(614) 752-3959
(614) 387-1950
(614)-387-1403
(614) 995-5940
(614) 644-5929





 

 

Office of Research & Analysis

All Issues Regarding to EMS & Trauma Data Reporting

   

Sue Morris, EMS & Trauma Program Data Manager
Rhonda Evans, Trauma Data Manager
Ryan Frick, Epidemiologist

(614) 466-8015
(614) 728-7627
(614) 728-3538


Trauma System

All Issues regarding trauma centers and the statewide trauma system

 

Tim Erskine, Supervisor & State Trauma Coordinator

(614) 387-1951

 


 

EMS Operations

Oversees Certifications, Education and Fire Sections

   

John Sands, Chief of EMS Operations

Melissa Wulliger, Admin Profession 2

(614) 387-0649

(614) 752-7813

 

 

Certification

Certification Issues for EMT's and Firefighters,
Reciprocity and Reinstatements

   

Jean Booze, Certification Coordinator
Main Certification
Admin Professional 2

(614) 466-9455
(614) 466-0836
(614) 644-5709



 

Education

Training Programs, Accreditations, Approvals,
EMT and Instructor Audits

   

Linda Mirarchi, Education Coordinator
Thomas Macklin, Education Coordinator
Carol Palantekin, Education Coordinator
Tom Gwinn, Education Coordinator

(614) 387-0648
(614) 752-7017
(614) 466-9459
(614) 466-0835

 

 

Office of Fire Services

 

Doug Orahood, Fire/Testing Coordinator
Rachel Moore, Fire Training Specialist
Loretta Garred, Fire Testing Specialist
Sean Crowley, Telephone Operator,


(614) 752-3960
(614) 728-1525
(614) 752-3946
(614) 752-3932