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...
CARS Superusers classes and System Memo # 359
The NWC EMSS is transitioning to the ImageTrend™ Elite platform using an updated NWC EMSS template to complete patient care reports. Superusers must train their agency personnel on this new platform in September. Therefore, ALL Superusers must attend a training session.
New program offer - Paramedic to RN - Open House
Are you a Paramedic interested in becoming a nurse, but
unable to apply to a traditional nursing program because of
your schedule? Please read this.
Diana Neubecker is departing from the system
After many years of dedicated service, Diana Neubecker has accepted a new job opportunity and will be leaving the System, effective September 1, 2016. Please read her letter for details.
Rolling Meadows Fireworks includes a cardiac save
At the conclusion of their Independence Day Fireworks, Rolling Meadows provided the crowd with a cardiac save.
Welcome Mike Gentile - The new Paramedic Program Instructor
Please Welcome Mike Gentile, our new paramedic program instructor.
Meeting information updated
The listings of meeting dates, times and locations are found here. Please check the Events Calendar for any updated information.