Brad Ronge who is a dispatcher for the Idaho State EMS Communications Center will be presenting. Here is a short blurb from the center director.
Idaho State EMS Communications Center (StateComm) is a 24/7/365 unique communications resource as well as dispatch center for many emergency response agencies throughout Idaho. Services that StateComm provide include but are not limited to EMS dispatch, public health threat notification to hospitals and public health departments, coordinating medical control from EMS unit to hospital, hazardous material response coordination, critical incident stress management, Idaho Transportation Department dispatch (road closures, highway incidents, Dynamic Message Sign activation, Condition Acquisition Reporting System (CARS) 511 data entry, organ donor coordination, aircraft tracking and flight following and notifications of AMBER Alerts and civil emergencies. StateComm staff are certified Emergency Medical Dispatchers providing pre arrival medical instructions to patients prior to the arrival of EMS.