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...
The New American Heart Association Guidelines are Released!
The New 2015 Guidelines for Cardiac Care have been released by The American Heart Association. These guidelines are a driving force in how treatment protocols and our SOPs are improved.
Presentation information for the next Meeting of the R&D Committee
During the next meeting of the Research & Development Committee (Tuesday, Nov 3rd), there will be a presentation on Alternative Techniques and Ancillary Devices for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Please read the attached flyer.
System Memo 352 Issued
Save the dates: 2015 Holiday Breakfast
2016 Field Preceptor and ECRN classes are listed
Clincal Practice Alert - Physio monitors
There is a clinical practice alert that pertains to users of Physio Monitors.