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...
MARCH PBPI Tip of The Month
The March 2014 Tip of the Month from the PBPI Committee deals with Refusals.
System Memo 346 - Potential Shortage of Adenosine
There is a potential shortage of Adenosine, which might begin to impact operations. Please read
March Education Committee Meeting is Cancelled
The Education Committee meeting, scheduled for March has been cancelled.
2014 Committee Calendar Released
The Committee Meeting Calendar (Revised) for 2014 is posted. Please review
Illinois releases the NEMSIS 3 Data Elements List
The NEMSIS Data Element List as of December 12 2013