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...
Make-up Dates for the January Continuing Education is posted
If anyone missed the Mandatory continuing education conduct during the month of January, 2016, you must attend one of the following sessions.
Possible Norovirus Outbreak in some Extended Care Facilities
A Possible Norovirus Outbreak may be present in some of the extended care facilities within the EMS System. Please review the materials in this article. There is also a download link for powerpoint slides.
System Memo 353 Issued
There is a Practice Change, based on the latest AHA Guidelines.
AHA Document Supporting the Practice Changes noted in Memo 353
This is the supporting document for System Memo # 353
System Memo 352 Issued
Save the dates: 2015 Holiday Breakfast
2016 Field Preceptor and ECRN classes are listed