Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Scott County EMS providers are the professionals that train, prepare and stand ready to provide aid and care during our most urgent times of need.

Scott County EMS is the coordination of ambulance service providers, fire departments, health care, and government to better prepare the hundreds of volunteer and paid EMS service providers in the county.

This website is designed to assist Scott County EMS service providers in accessing information to meetings, training, protocols and more.

Features

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:30am

Monthly QC Emergency Planning Committee meeting.

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 9:30am

Local Emergency Planning Committee Meeting at 1100 E. 46th St., Davenport, IA 52807. For more visit http://www.scottcountyiowa.com/ema/local-emergency-planning-committee-lepc

For the latest schedules and application information, please visit the website at: 

The NFA Course Catalog https://www.usfa.fema.gov/downloads/pdf/nfa/1617_nfa_catalog.pdf provides information about the NFA and its courses. 

This list is updated every Monday and Thursday. Due to high demand, course vacancies can quickly fill. If interested, apply as soon as you can!

Page 17 of the catalog provides information about the costs and student stipend.  For many participants, the majority of the costs are covered by the stipend.

Application and...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Organ Donation for Trauma & Critical Care Providers”

Intended Audience:  Genesis Medical Center physicians, Quad City area physicians, nurses, PA, NP, healthcare personnel, EMT pre-hospital care personnel, IL PT/PTA, OT/COTA, respiratory therapy, social workers, and affiliate hospitals are invited to attend.

Purpose:  This presentation will focus on responding to and evaluating hospital patient referrals for the potential of organ/tissue donation.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

At the end of the conference attendees will be able to: 

  1. Develop positive relationships with hospital

  2. ...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:00pm

Free Training Opportunity

Target Audience: This course is designed for Individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the state, local, or tribal level of government.

See attachment for full information.

 

Saturday, March 25, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

About the program

Over 52% of motorcycle crashes will result in serious injury or fatality. EMS providers must be prepared to assess the crash scene, prevent rescuer injury and assess and treat the injured rider.  Are you prepared to manage motorcycle trauma? Is your service ready to respond to motorcycle crashes? The Two Wheel Trauma Program will provide you with the tools you need to manage motorcycle trauma and make a difference in the care and transportation of the injured rider.

Program Goal         

Our goal is simple.  To enhance the survival rate for the injured rider(s) of bicycles, motorcycles, ATV’s, mopeds, snowmobiles...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
8:00am to 5:00pm

Free Training Provided by Iowa DNR and Hosted by Clinton County EMA and the Joint Law Enforcement Training Group.  The seated battery was developed by NASBLA (National Association of State Boating Law Administrators).  The process they used in developing the tests was very similar to the process used for the "standing" battery.  However, the seated battery studies were done to a higher level of scientific scrutiny, therefore making the tests very good.

See attachment for full information.

Disaster Readiness Conference Attendees
Thursday, April 6, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

Quad Cities Disaster Readiness Conference
Thursday April 6, 2017

  • Program: 8:00 - 4:00pm
  • Lunch Provided
  • Waterfront Convention Center, Bettendorf, Iowa
2 Steps to Save a Life. 1. Dial 911 2. Press Hard and Fast

Learn Hands-Only CPR to Save Lives

Hands-Only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It’s recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an out-of-hospital setting.  Hands-Only CPR is easy to learn, doesn't require rescue breaths, but can still save lives!

The American Heart Association (AHA) reports that Hands-Only CPR performed by a bystander has been shown to be as effective as conventional CPR with mouth-to-mouth breaths in the first minutes of an out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest.

View an entertaining YouTube video featuring comedian and actor Ken Jeong to learn more about this innovative new CPR technique...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 8:00am to Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 4:00pm

FREE 1-Day Training Offered on Multiple Days!

FEATURED HAZMAT: Toxic Gases (Chlorine & Hydrogen Chloride); Corrosive Liquids (Hydrochloric Acid & Caustic Soda) & Flammable Gases (Vinyl Chloride)

CLASSROOM SESSIONS:

Railroad 101: Learn about railroad operations, hazards and safety rules. Rail hazmat safety and emergency response procedures are reviewed.

Hazmat Safety & Emergency Response: Learn about the physical and chemical properties of toxic gases (chlorine & hydrogen chloride); corrosive liquids (hydrochloric acid & caustic soda) and flammable...

Scott County is part of the State of Iowa Alert Iowa -  a county/statewide mass notification and emergency messaging system which can be used by state and local authorities to quickly disseminate emergency information to residents in counties that utilize the system.

Service provider map

Index and map of Scott County first responders

News & Notices

Learn Hands-Only CPR to Save Lives Hands-Only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It’s recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an out-of-hospital setting. Hands-Only CPR is easy to learn, doesn't require rescue breaths, but can still save lives! The...
Posted: December 13, 2016
For the latest schedules and application information, please visit the website at: The NFA Course Catalog https://www.usfa.fema.gov/downloads/pdf/nfa/1617_nfa_catalog.pdf provides information about the NFA and its courses. This list is updated every Monday and Thursday. Due to high demand, course...
Posted: October 28, 2016
Update: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Flood water has rescinded from the roadway and all routes listed are passable. Original Post: Scott County Secondary Road Department impassable road notice due to flooding. Roads Involved: Y68 / Scott Park Road / Veterans Way (Old Highway 61) is closed at the...
Posted: September 29, 2016