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A collaborative statewide approach to address issues
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Register for the Miltenberger Emergency Services Seminar

Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems, the Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute, the Region 1 Emergency Services Education Council, Garrett College, and Allegany College of Maryland presents…

The 18th Miltenberger Emergency Services Seminar 

March 9-11, 2023 

Rocky Gap Casino Resort, Flintstone, MD


Friday 3/9 Workshops – $85

Saturday 3/10 Seminar – $105* 

*covers all activities, breakfast, breaks, lunch, and printed materials


Pre-registration is required by February 27, 2023. 

Hotel Accommodations

Limited number of rooms have been reserved at Rocky Gap Casino Resort at special discounted rate. 

Prices can only be guaranteed until Friday, February 9th, 2023.  

The 18th Miltenberger Emergency Services Seminar Program

Continuing Education Credits

Provided by MIEMSS. 

Nursing Contact Hours

Provided by the Western Maryland Health System. 

See Brochure PDF below for list of courses offered during seminar. 

Emergency Medical Technician Skills

Presented by University of Maryland MICRB Certified EMS Instructors

Concurrent Sessions

PEPP Hybrid Course: BLS & ALS 

Multi-Lead Medics 12-Lead ECG Interpretation Workshop 

Nursing/ALS Program (4 sessions)

  • Follow the Bubbles: Airway Management in the Trauma Patient
  • An Introduction to Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Pediatric Respirations: More than a Vital Sign and Frequently Noisy 
  • ALS/Nursing Keynote: Blunt Trauma – Patterns of Injury

Stop the Bleed Clinician – Instructor Course

Dispatch: Expecting the Unexpected

Keynote Address – Should We Really Be Giving Narcan to Everyone? presented by Bob Page, M.Ed, NRP, CCP, NCEE, CHSE, CHSOS, State CEU Educator, VA Office of EMS 

Breakout Session 1 

  • Bleeding Kills: Working Toward Zero Preventable Deaths
  • When’s the Last Time We Gave That? – Infrequently Used Drugs and Drug Concentrations 
  • Tracheostomy Care: Not Just for ALS 
  • From the Recent Literature 
  • Doing Time in Dispatch 
  • Fire Class – Advanced Vehicle Rescue 
    • Held at Winter’s Towing, Upper Potomac Industrial Park St., Cumberland Maryland 

Breakout Session 2

  • Helping the Helpers: CISM-ASAP 
  • Conquering the Critical Airway 
  • Playing with Fire – Children & Fireworks Injuries 
  • Global Health – A View of Emergency Medicine 

Breakout Session 3 

  • Advanced Trauma Assessment
  • Clearing the Air: Capnography in Cardiac Arrest 
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Basics and Emergency Care
  • Soft, Slow, Steady, and Simple, Assessing the Autistic Patient 

Breakout Session 4

  • In Plain Sight: Identifying the Occlusive Myocardial Infarction on the ECG 
  • Considerations for the Transfer and Transportation of the Burn Patient: A Review of Current Guidelines and Case Studies 
  • Unmanned Arial Systems Operations for Public Safety
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