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Lord Fairfax EMS Council Mission Statement
The mission of the Lord Fairfax EMS Council is to promote a regional community-based emergency medical services (EMS) network that reduces premature death and disability from acute illness and injury through the coordination of local EMS resources. Our mission will be accomplished through teamwork, dedication, customer friendly staff, quality training, and by efficient and cost-effective operations.

Lord Fairfax EMS Council Mission Statement

Latest News

Council Announces EMT-Basic Course

 

The Council will hold the next EMT-Basic course set to begin Saturday, September 20, 2014 and scheduled to finish Monday, March 3, 2015. The course will be held at the Woodstock Volunteer Rescue Squad. Payment is due at the time of registration and space is limited. More...

Ebola Advisory for EMS Agencies

On August 6, 2014 members of the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared Ebola a public health emergency of international concern. Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) [also known as Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever] is one of the world’s most virulent diseases and is transmitted through direct contact with the blood or bodily fluids of an infected symptomatic person or through exposure to objects (such as needles) that have been contaminated with infected secretions. Below is the document released by the VA Office of EMS that EMS providers and agencies can use to help them understand the disease and how it might affect EMS in Virginia. VA Office of EMS Ebola Advisory


 

EMS-Grant Information Funding Tool coming soon!

The Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS) is in the final stages of implementing their new web-based RSAF grant system, known as E-Gift (EMS-Grant Information Funding Tool). This system will be required for the NEXT RSAF grant cycle beginning on August 1, 2014 with the deadline being September 15, 2014. The E-Gift will replace the Consolidated Grant Application Program (CGAP), the software program used in the past and will automate the grant process by using a web-based system to pre-populate agency data making the grant process easier to navigate. More


 

 

Virginia EMS Symposium

Registration is now open for the 35th Annual Virginia EMS Symposium. This year's symposium will feature over 250 courses at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott November 5-9, 2014. We hope that you can take advantage of this wonderful educational opportunity.

To register or for more information, click here

  


 

Come Join Us!

The Lord Fairfax EMS Council will hold its Annual Meeting & Regional Awards program Wednesday, June 11, 2014 beginning at 6:30pm. Please RSVP by Monday, June 9th to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .        Annual Dinner & Awards Presentation Invite 


FBI Background Checks Coming Soon!

Please review the updated information concerning FBI background checks that states that any person who, on or after July 1, 2013, applies to be a volunteer with, or employee of, an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agency must submit fingerprints and provide personal descriptive information to be forwarded by the Office of EMS along with his fingerprints through the Central Criminal Records Exchange (CCRE) of the Virginia State Police to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, for the purpose of conducting a state and national criminal history check.  More 


Latest Events

BLS Instructor Class
August 30, 2014 (08:00 - 17:00)
BLS For Healthcare Provider CPR
September 02, 2014 (12:00 - 16:30)
Heartsaver Adult, Child, & Infant CPR & AED
September 08, 2014 (17:00 - 20:30)
BLS For Healthcare Provider CPR
September 15, 2014 (17:00 - 21:30)
EMT-B Course Sept, 2014-March, 2015
September 20, 2014 (09:00 - 15:30)
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