Silver Cross Hospital ∙ 1900 Silver Cross Blvd ∙ New Lenox, IL 60451 ∙ 815-300-7130 ∙ Fax 815-300-7917
We hope you find theses links to other EMS resources helpful.
Silver Cross Hospital: https://www.silvercross.org/ (Resource Hospital for Silver Cross EMS EMS)
Please direct families looking to drop deceased loved ones medications to the following website, which will assist them in locating an appropriate facility that will take unwanted prescriptions. From the below site click on "Find a Collection Site Near You" then enter your zip code. https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/index.html
Please direct families looking to drop off "sharps" (needles) to a nearby Walgreens for a sharps disposal kit or perhaps visit sharpsdisposal.com (or other sharps disposal site of their choice) for a medical waste return kit. Local hospitals will NOT take outside sharps for return/waste.
American College of Emergency Physicians: https://www.acep.org/ (EMS Week information here)
ACEP, Illinois EMS Resource Center: https://dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/emergency-preparedness-response/ems.html (EMS Educational Opportunities)
American Heart Association: https://www.heart.org/ (CPR & ECC classes)
American Red Cross: https://www.redcross.org/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/
Epinephrine Auto-Injectors for Schools: Emergency Epinephrine Act and Physician's Toolkit
IDPH approved CME sites: https://dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/emergency-preparedness-response/... / https://www.ems-ce.com/ / https://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/MedicalClients/Pages/medicalprograms.aspx
Hosted by NHTSA: https://www.ems.gov/
Illinois Data Collection: https://nemsis.org/
Illinois Department of Public Health: https://dph.illinois.gov/
Illinois EMS for Children (EMSC): https://www.luriechildrens.org/en/emergency-medical-services-for-children/
IDPH Rules and Regulations: https://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/077/07700515sections.html
Illinois Emergency Preparedness: https://www2.illinois.gov/ready/Pages/default.aspx
Illinois Fire Chiefs Association: https://www.illinoisfirechiefs.org/
University of Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI): https://www.fsi.illinois.edu/
Illinois Medical Emergency Response Team (IMERT): https://imert.org/
National Association of EMS Educators: https://naemse.org/
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians: https://www.naemt.org/
National Fire Academy: https://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/nfa/index.html
National Highway Transportation Safety Administration: https://www.nhtsa.gov/
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians: https://www.nremt.org/
Key Scientific & Veterinary Team Members of Surpass, Inc.https://surpassinc.com/about/team/midwest/
Page, Wolfberg & Wirth: https://www.pwwemslaw.com/ (Resource for EMS Law)
Region VII EMS website: http://regionviiems.com/
Informative resource for those looking and going into the public health field: https://www.publichealthdegrees.org/st/illinois/
10 basic steps to becoming a Fire Fighter https://www.firerescue1.com/firefighter-training/...
The external links above are provided as a service and the websites to which they go to are not necessarily endorsed by us.