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ALS TRAINING

Online Training

All our NON live base station station training is done through Target solutions.

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Make sure you have the most updated version of GOOGLE CHROME/ OR Flash driven Browser/Microsoft edge IS REQUIRED TO RUN BLS OTEP MODULES.

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  • Slides are made for you to listen to all the audio.  If you click too fast on the buttons without listening to the audio you will jamb up the slide. 
  • To exit a module you click either quit at the top of target or SOME of the courses have an exit course button. Do not click refresh! This will screw up your module.
Online Training

Live Streaming

We live stream all of our non-skill OTEP base stations.  These are shown on our youtube station.

In order to get credit for Livestreaming:

  1. You must “sign in” through the comment section
  2. The tests is available shortly after basestion. You must complete the test within 30 days
  3. If the test is not completed in 30 days you will be removed from the livestreaming module and assigned to the full OTEP.
ONCE BASE STATION IS OVER, YOU MAY  NO LONGER WATCH THIS VIA YOUTUBE. YOU MUST WATCH VIA ONLINE LEARNING.
MCEMS Youtube Channel

ALS TRAINING POLICIES

The Medical Program Director (MPD) of Mason County requires that all paramedics and intermediate providers attend at least eight Base Station Meetings (BSM) each year to maintain active protocols.

There are no exceptions for absence from any one of the required six Base Station Meetings unless the provider is a new employee.

The eight meetings can be a collection of live attendance or BSM videos viewed.

Of the eight base stations, one must be a practical/skill session with hands on participation.

Providers may get credit for practical/skill sessions(PALS, ACLS, NRC, PTHLS) taken outside the county or not at base station by providing a copy of their attendance or card to the MPD or program assistant.

Outside classes will be given credit for the month which that class was offered by Mason County and for which the card is valid. This does not necessarily count for the year the class was taken.

Providers may get credit for seminars/conferences attended.

In order to get credit the provider must provide a copy of the schedule with the number of hours for that topic along with a certificate of attendance for the conference, if possible.

OTEP credit for conference classes are COMPLETELY at MPD discretion and based upon topic of seminar class and how comparable to Mason County OTEP.

In order to get credit for base station by video, the provider must have proof he/she has viewed the video and taken corresponding quiz for that video when applicable.

All BSM videos will count as CME State requirements, should the provider choose to renew his/her credential by CME method.

New employees may be pro-rated a portion of BSMs as indicated by their hiring date at the discretion of the MPD.

There are 12 opportunities to receive Base Station meeting credit each year.

PRACTICE:

A.      If a provider does not meet the annual expectation of eight BSMs per year, the provider will be removed from the ALS OTEP program for the remainder of his/her credential period. Once the provider has recertified, the provider may return to the ALS OTEP program.

All ALS/ILS personnel using the OTEP method to recertify:

IF YOUR PRIMARY COUNTY IS MASON COUNTY: You need 24 OTEPs for the 3 year recert period.

With a minimum of 6 session per calendar year. One OTEP needs to be a live skill station.

2020 ALS/ILS Training Schedule

March 10th, 2020|Comments Off on 2020 ALS/ILS Training Schedule

2020 ALS/ILS  OTEP Base stations ALS/ILS modules are not assigned. Please look in self-assign to find the month you wish to view. This is a tentative schedule. As we seek to have outside lecturers, our schedule [...]

2020 TRAINING CALENDAR

January 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on 2020 TRAINING CALENDAR

2020 West Region Conference- EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

December 20th, 2019|Comments Off on 2020 West Region Conference- EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Join us for the 35th Annual 2020 West Region EMS Conference Ocean Shores, Washington Has now been Cancelled!     For questions or registration assistance, Contact the WREMS office at lori@wrems.com or 360-705-9019   For [...]