Is your certification expiring this year? Do you want to get your categories and subtopics completed, so your other CE hours can be on topics of interest to you or your service?
This April, KEMSA will be hosting the 2018 CORE Conference.
What is the CORE Conference? This is a 2.5 day educational conference from April 20-22, 2018 in Dodge City for all levels of EMS professionals. This conference will provide 20 hours of EMS CE and will pertain to all levels of certification. ALL subtopics will be covered to meet requirements for paramedics, AEMT, EMT, and EMR.
Download the conference flier here.
United Wireless Arena & Boot Hill Casino & Resort Conference Center
online registration is available using the link in the upper right of this page.
Single Day Options:
Cost includes CE hours each day and breaks on Saturday and Sunday. Meals are on your own.
Note: CE will be awarded in two hour blocks, so you must attend a full two hour session to receive credit toward that core component and subtopics.
Friday, April 20
Saturday, April 21
Sunday, April 22
Note: CE will be awarded in two hour blocks, so you must attend a full two hour session to receive credit toward that core component and subtopics. This conference will provide a total of 20 hours of EMS CE and will pertain to all levels of certification. ALL subtopics will be covered to meet requirements for paramedics, AEMT, EMT, and EMR.
Register Online HERE
All registrations will be taken online. You will have the option to pay with credit card or you will automatically be emailed an invoice that you can turn in for payment. All registration fees are due on or before April 6. If you don't pay by April 6, your spot will be forfeited and given to the next person on the waiting list.
Make sure to login for the member price.
If you need to register more than one person, just add a guest registration for each additional person you want to include. Then you will get one invoice for everyone. Or if you are registering someone else, go to the registration form and substitute their information for your information that it fills in.
A refund, minus a $50 administrative fee, will be granted ONLY if cancellation is received in writing in the KEMSA office by 5 pm on April 6. No refunds or substitutions will be made after April 6.
Rooms are the attendee's responsibility. KEMSA has reserved a hotel block if you want to take advantage of group pricing. The hotel blocks is available until April 6, 2018.
Hampton Inn & Suites
4002 W Comanche St., Dodge City, KS 67801
More info on the hotel
Rates: $93.00 for standard queen or king studio
Block name: KEM
Reservations: Make an online reservation here or call 620-225-0000
Kansas Core Components and Subtopics That Will be Covered:
Airway, Respiration & Ventilation – 4 Hours
Cardiovascular – 6 hours
Trauma – 2 hours
Medical – 6 hours
Operations – 2 hours
For more information on categories and hours needed, the Kansas EMS continuing education plan can be found at:
If you didn’t know you needed categories to re-certify, please contact the Kansas Board of EMS at 785-296-7296 or visit their website at www.ksbems.org for more information.