Education

Learn How You Can Stop The Dying

Bystanders are the critical link to survival in a traumatic hemorrhage event. Whether it’s a home injury, a work injury, a motor vehicle accident, or an active assailant, stopping the life-threatening bleeding immediately is the difference between life and death. Let us show you WHY you are the critical link to survival and HOW you can stop the dying.

Learning these skills to stop a bleed are as simple as contacting Northwest EMS. Our Education Coordinator Jen Fischer (jfischer@nwems86.org) can register ...

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Northwest EMS Academy Graduates Their First Class Of EMT Students

In January, 2021, Northwest EMS began offering EMT classes as part of our newly credentialed EMS Academy. The first students enrolled did so as part of a pilot program with Elizabethtown High School. Under the direction of Northwest EMS Paramedic, Ryan Runkel, students received classroom education, practical skills training, and ambulance ride-along opportunities. By June, 2021, all students were ready to sit for National Registry and PA Department of Health EMT testing. To date, all students who have completed testing ...

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Save A Life Night Comes To The Maytown Community!

Northwest EMS will host another ‘Save A Life Night’ on Tuesday, September 24, at the East Donegal Township Municipal Building, 190 Rock Point Road, Marietta.

Registration begins at 6 p.m. and the save a life education begins at 6:30 p.m.  All person over the age of 16 are invited to attend this FREE educational event where you will learn the life saving skills of Hands Only CPR® and Stop The Bleed®.

The day after a tragedy is not the day to learn ...

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