October 5, 2020

In the News

Grant Awarded!

Congratulations to Goett and her colleagues who were awarded a section grant for their project EMS Education of Palliative Care and Hospice Patients! They will be developing palliative care modules for EMS providers and are looking forward to soliciting authors for the modules during October’s section meeting.

PRIM-ER seeking trainers

The PRIM-ER grant for VitalTalk communication skills for Emergency providers is back up and running! The trainings below are seeking facilitators and would cover the cost of travel, accommodations and as a token of our appreciation pay an hourly rate of $75/an hour.

  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester MN
    • 10/9 1:00pm – 5:00pm > Seeking 1 additional facilitator
    • 10/19 8:00am – 12:00pm > Seeking 2 facilitators
    • 10/23 8:00am – 12:00pm > Seeking 2 facilitators
    • 10/23 1:00pm – 5:00pm > Seeking 2 additional facilitator
  • COVID-19

Lots of wonderful work being done by section members to address the COVID-19 Pandemic head on. New in Annals of Emergency Medicine is an ‘expert guide’ to a Rapid Code Status Conversations. Similar content is available via ALiEM – great resource for trainees!