Home Page


Home  |   News  |   Calendar  |   Documents  |   FAQ / Ask the EMS MD  |   Contact


Welcome to the Northwest Community EMS System

The Northwest Community System is composed of a Resource Hospital, five associate hospitals and twenty-four provider agencies covering the northwest suburbs of Chicago.  Our EMS system has the distinction of being the first advanced life support sytem in the State of Illinois and the first multi-juristictional EMS system in the country.  We encouter over 60,000 patients per year. Learn more about us...

View All Recent News

System Memo 356 Issued

This memo pertains to Advanced Airway Placement Follow Up. Read More...

System Memo 355 Issued

This memo addresses a couple of Issues, including: National Registry Certification Process for licensed EMT-Ps Seeking NREMT Paramedic Certification by examination EMS Conference Agenda EMS Conference information and map. Read More...

Region IX EMS Conference on May 26, 2016 - New Location! Please review.

Please review the flyer for the IL Region IX EMS Conference to be held on Thursday, May 26, 2016. Due to the response, so far, the location of the conference has been changed to The Wojcik Conference Center at Harper College. This conference is open to system members. We are pleased to have excellent national and local speakers with very relevant topics scheduled and that we are able to offer this at no charge. The system would love to have as many members attend as possible. Register early, as seating is limited. Please contact Diana Neubecker if you have any questions. Read More...

Meeting information updated

The listings of meeting dates, times and locations are found here. Please check the Events Calendar for any updated information. Read More...
View All Upcoming Meetings & Classes

CARS Committee (Monthly) Meeting

May 11, 2016 @ 901 Building - Conference Room #1
View Details

Advisory Board Meeting

May 12, 2016
View Details

Chiefs/Administrators Meeting

May 20, 2016
View Details

EMD Committee Meeting

May 20, 2016 @ LC 6
View Details

Region IX EMS Conference

May 26, 2016 @ Harper College
View Details

PBPI Committee Meeting

June 01, 2016 @ 901 Building - Conference Room #1
View Details

CARS Committee (Monthly) Meeting

June 08, 2016 @ 901 Building - Conference Room #1
View Details

Provider EMS Coordinator Meeting

June 23, 2016
View Details

Nurse EMSCs / Educators

June 24, 2016 @ 901 Building - Conference Room #1
View Details

Education Committee (Bi-Monthly) Meeting

July 05, 2016 @ LC 1 & 2
View Details
View All NWC EMSS LeadershipTeam
EMS Medical Director

Click on View All
To see the Entire
EMS Staff

Connie Mattera, RN
EMS Administrative Director

© Copyright 2008 Northwest Community Emergency Services System. All Rights Reserved | Site design and development by Americaneagle.com Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions
NWC EMSS | Northwest Community Hospital | 901 Kirchoff Ave, EMS office | Arlington Heights, IL 60005 | Contact Us | RSSRSS