Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Welcome to the George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute

Teen EMS Camp 2014

Once again, the Emergency Medicine Institute (EMI) will be holding a Teen EMS Camp beginning on August 11th and ending on August 15th.  The camp will run from 8:00 a.m   12:00 p.m each day.  Teen EMS Camp is an extremely structured program for motivated teenager aged 13 - 17 years old who is interested in a  public safety career, including Emergency Medical Services (EMS).  Topics to be covered but not limited to will include:

  • Career Professionalism
  • Personal Health and Wellness
  • What Knowledge and Skills are Required in the Various Public Safety Careers
  • Levels of EMS Providers:  First Responders, EMT’s, Paramedics, PHRN’s
  • Tactical EMS
  • Hospital Tours
  • Certification in CPR and First Aid

Upon completion of the program, participants will have a better understanding of public safety roles and careers.  Cost for the camp is $85.00 which includes morning nutritional breaks and course materials.  Seating is limited to the first 24 participants.  Download a full brochure here.

 

PHRN/Paramedic Informational Sessions

Two Prehospital Registered Nurse (PHRN) informational sessions will be held in September. Topics include:

  • Program information and overview
  • Application process
  • Clinical rotation information
  • Field rotation information
  • Payment options

Applications will be available at both information sessions and on our website after 9/15/2014. Please fill out the general form below to reserve your spot in one of the two sessions. Register early so we can accommodate both days. 

icon Download Full PHRN Informational Session Flyer

Two Paramedic Program informational sessions will be held in September. Topics Include:

  • Program information and overview
  • Application process
  • Clinical rotation information
  • Field rotation information
  • Payment options & Scholarships
  • Tutoring Program
  • Medical Director Involvement
  • LCCC Resources

icon Download Full Paramedic Informational Session Flyer

Applications will be available at both information sessions and on our website after 8/15/2014. Please fill out the general form below to reserve your spot in one of the two sessions. Register early so we can accommodate both days. 

If you have any additional questions please call Tom Rothrock at (610) 402-8306 or email Tom at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2014 Continuing Education Dates Announced

The 2014 continuing education schedule is now here. Two hour educational sessions will be presented on the dates and times in the attached document. Information is subject to change. Topics and speaker information will be announced as it becomes available. Pre-registration is NOT required. You will receive 2 M/T credits. Light snacks and drinks are provided. For additional information contact Kerry Dempsey at (610) 969-0296.

icon 2014 Continuing Education Dates

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Inclement Weather

When bad weather strikes, please call our weather hotline at (610) 402-5478 for the latest class information. You can also check for cancellations by logging on to wfmz.com

Mailing Address

George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute
2166 S 12th Street
Ground Floor
Allentown, PA 18103

(610) 969-0259 Business
(610) 969-0289 Fax

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