Impacting Tomorrow’s EMS
August 29 & 30, 2018
Grandover Resort and Conference Center in Greensboro, NC.
If you would like to register for EMSpire, please call 336-354-4523.
This day and a half event will give you the opportunity to learn and network with EMS experts and peers. New this year, EMS|MC is hosting all EMSpire attendees at the Greensboro Grasshoppers game on Wednesday, August 29th. We will meet in Tower Lobby at the Grandover Resort at 5:00 pm and shuttle over to the baseball stadium where we will enjoy dinner and the game. This event is included with your EMSpire registration.
Registering before June 14 makes you eligible for a discount on the conference and lodging, so don’t wait to register! If you would like EMS|MC to invoice you after July 1, select the check option when registering. This will ensure you receive the early bird rates.
2018 EMSpire Agenda
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
5:00 pm — Meet in Tower Lobby at Grandover Resort and Conference Center to board bus for Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball Game
6:30 pm — Dinner and Baseball Game
~10:00 pm* — Board bus to return to Grandover Resort and Conference Center
*Attendees will board the bus to return to the Grandover Resort and Conference immediately following the 9th inning (or last inning if it goes to extra innings).
Thursday, August 30, 2018
7:15 — Breakfast and Registration
8:00 — Welcome — Greg Carnes, CEO EMS Management & Consultants
8:30 — Making the Most Out of Partnerships — Matt Zavadsky, Chief Strategic Integration Officer for MedStar Mobile Healthcare, NEMT President Elect
9:30 — Collaborating with Hospitals, ACOs and MCOs for MIH and Community Paramedicine — Charles Blankenship, CCEMT-P, BS, MPO, Manager, System EMS Transport Mission Health (NC)
10:30-10:45 — Break and Vendor Visit
10:45 — Mastering Politics and Lobbying — Rob Lawrence, Paramedics Plus, Chief Operating Officer
11:30-1:00 — Lunch and Vendor Visit
1:00 — How can we prepare for an active shooter/Hostile event? — Bill McGrath, Battalion Chief, City of North Lauderdale, FL
2:00 — Panel Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and EMS
2:45-3:00 — Break and Vendor Visit
3:00 — First Responder Leadership: An Organizational Perspective — Chief Steve Lynn, City of Ladue, MO
4:00 — The Future of EMS|MC and Closing Remarks— Kate Pruitt, Chief Operating Officer EMS Management & Consultants