House Bill 138 was signed by Governor Mike DeWine on April 6, 2022 and goes into effect on July 6, 2022. This legislation contains updates on Emergency Medical Services (EMS) medical protocols, medical director qualifications, Do-Not-Resuscitate orders, non-emergency transports, COVID-19 testing, and first responder certification requirements. Click headline for more information.
ITLS awards are presented to individuals who made significant contributions to the promotion of ITLS, its educational programs, and its chapters and training centers. Awards recipients are chosen by the Board of Directors prior to the annual International Trauma Conference each fall. Click headline for more information.
Call for Abstracts for Research Forum Presentations at 2022 International Trauma Conference in Tampa, Florida, USA!
Get involved at the International Trauma Conference: Present your research at the Research Forum! Click headline for more information.
ITLS International will elect three members of the Board of Directors and the Speaker and Vice Speaker in 2022. Click headline for more information.
Deadline is June 17, 2022
On May 5, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that nearly $70 million in grant funding is available for the recruitment and wellness needs of Ohio's first responders. For more information, click headline.
This ODH memo outlines resources available through Ohio Dept. of Health for the diagnosis of Monkeypox and other important information. For more information, click headline.
May 15-21, 2022
EM physicians know how critical our nation’s EMS professionals are, and we’re proud to celebrate their sacrifice, dedication, and life-saving work. We thank you for everything that you do. For more information, click headline.
August 2-4, 2022
Ohio Homeland Security will host a Public Safety Symposium August 2-4, 2022 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. For more information, click headline.
The new Ohio Office of First Responder Wellness will work to encourage self-care and mental wellness for Ohio’s first responder community including law enforcement, fire, emergency medical services, dispatch, corrections, and Ohio-based military. Click Headline for more information.
Deadline to apply: December 17, 2021
The FY 2021 Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) period is now open. With $414 million in grant solicitation available, make sure to apply before the Dec. 17 2021 deadline to secure your next fire communications program. Click Headline for more information.
Friday, November 5, 2021
Cutting-edge educational content from speakers around the globe. Registration is free! 3.0 hours of continuing education!
Ohio State Medical Director Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, provides information to EMS providers on COVID-19 and the administration of monoclonal antibodies and antiviral agents. Click headline for additional information
Program allows for improved access to and sharing of overdose data across participating agencies. Get more information by clicking the headline.
ITLS will honor members who have made exemplary contributions to the organization, its chapters, training centers, and trauma education at the 2021 International Trauma Conference in Tampa. Deadline for nominations: September 17, 2021. Get more information by clicking the headline.
Monkeypox confirmed in US, Ohio residents possibly exposed. Click headline for more information.
This provision enables EMS providers to perform emergency medical services in any setting under authorized direction and supervision. More information can be found by clicking the headline.