News:

The Prehospital program is currently both BLS and ALS accredited with thee Virginia Office of EMS. The accreditation provides allows us provide EMT classes along with our AEMT classes. We are very excited to continue to provide high quality EMS classes to our partners.

EMT Classes begin on July 12th to November 17th 

  • Online learning system with labs in three full day sessions
  • Class location - 2205 Fontaine Avenue, Suite 302, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Cost: $995 (Includes Online Learning system including online text book and program shirt for clinical and lab rotations)
  • Additional Costs: Paper text Book, Cognitive exam, clinical parking
  • Applications can be emailed to you upon completion of the registration process. Please complete the online registration form for further information
  • To Register for class please click here: UVA Hybrid EMT Registration
 

AEMT Classes begin on July 28th to December 4th

  • Online learning system with labs in four full day sessions
  • Hospital Clinical rotations consisting of two adult and one pediatric emergency department rotations
  • Class location - 2205 Fontaine Avenue, Suite 302, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Cost: $1475 (Includes Online Learning system including online text book and program shirt for clinical and lab rotations)
  • Additional Costs: Paper text Book, Cognitive exam, clinical parking
  • Applications can be emailed to you upon completion of the registration process. Please complete the online registration form for further information
  • To register UVA AEMT Hybrid Registration

 

 

For more information, email: Jimtrue@virginia.edu or Robinclark@virginia.edu

 

Free Continuing Education Offered (currently suspended due to COVID 19)

  • Location: 2205 Fontaine Ave, Suite 302, Charlottesville, VA
  • Parking located in back of building off of Lewis Street

 

 

UVA Prehospital Services Vision

UVA Health System liaison to EMS, Fire, Law Enforcement and Communication Centers for education, quality assurance and feedback to assure excellence in patient care from first medical contact throughout their care within the Health System.

Current Roles

Feedback

Purpose: Agencies or providers that are seeking feedback regarding your patient outcomes to promote better patient care and knowledge can request feedback from Jmt8as@virginia.edu

Outreach

Purpose: Extend hospital services/recommendations into the prehospital environment

Performance Improvement

Purpose: Collect data for registries and accreditation. Provide internal and external patient care feedback to agencies to improve patient outcomes.

Examples: STEMI feedback, Stroke Feedback, Trauma PI, Call sheet review, Be Safe

EMS Internal Representation and Advocacy

Purpose: Advocate for EMS within the UVA Health System.

Examples: QST Stroke Meeting, QST Cath Lab Meeting, Trauma PI, ED-C3 Emergency Dept Meeting

EMS Education

Purpose: To promote certification and re-certification of EMS members and agencies in line with national standards and hospital guidelines and initiatives.

Clients: EMS/Fire Agencies, dispatch centers and the general community in the Central Virginia area, with occasional extension in other geographic areas within Virginia.

Types: Initial EMT and AEMT Classes (State Accredited), regional/state/national conferences, Stress First Aid, STEMI Showdown and any other EMS/community educational needs

UVA Life Support Learning Center - ACLS, PALS, AMLS, PHTLS, PEARS, NRP, Ped ITLS, Advance Bleeding Control with blood estimation

Coordination of EMS Clinical Time within the UVA Health System

Purpose: Unified scheduling of all internal and external prehospital providers

Types: Local EMT courses, PVCC EMS students

 

 

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