2018 KEMSA Conference & Expo - Registration
Dates: August 9-12, 2018
Pre-Conference: August 9 | Regular Full Conference: August 10-12
Location: Kansas Star Event Center, Mulvane, KS
Our online conference brochure includes: registration information, a conference schedule (with CE categories for each session), other CE information, session descriptions, speaker biographies, entertainment options, and more.
Download the schedule-at-a-glance here (includes CE categories and subtopics.
Please note that our BLS Skills Pre-Conference Workshop is FULL. No more registrations will be accepted for that workshop.
2018 KEMSA Conference Online Registration
Complete your online registration using the link above. MEMBERS must login to get the member price for registration. This helps us ensure member get the discounted rate.
Carefully read and complete all information on the online registration form. It is very important that you provide a valid e-mail address for all attendees, so everyone can get their CE certificates. Be sure to check all boxes that apply. Once you complete the registration form, the next screen will display a box to click for online payments by credit card or paypal.
If you need to register more than one person, just add a guest registration for each additional person you want to include. Please note: all guests are registered for the same registration option you clicked on the first screen. Other options on the form can be customized per person. If you register guests, you will get one invoice for everyone.
If you have problems with the online form or have questions, contact Mary Napier in the KEMSA office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-580-3459.
Full Conference (Fri-Sun) - KEMSA Member - $160
THURSDAY PRE-CONFERENCE OPTIONS - THURSDAY, AUGUST 9
Thursday, August 9 will be our pre-conference sessions. Sessions are from 0800-1700 at the Kansas Star Event Center. Each class is a full day, and you may only attend one. Class sizes are limited, so register early!
Friday, Billing Workshop - Friday, Aug. 10Our billing workshop will be Friday, August 10, 2018 from 0800-1700.
There is a separate registration fee for this workshop and does not include the regular EMS Conference sessions. It does include lunch sponsored by ARSI and access to visit our exhibit hall.
Read descriptions of all sessions in the conference brochure here.
EARLYBIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JULY 27The last day for earlybird registration is Friday, July 27, 2018. If you register online after July 27, 2018 or register at the door, the late registration fee is an additional $55.00.
ONLINE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 3Online registrations will be accepted until August 3, 2018. After that date, you must register on-site at the conference.
PAYMENT DEADLINE: AUGUST 3All payments for online registrations must be received in the KEMSA office by Friday, August 3, 2018 in order to confirm your attendance. Payments will only be accepted at the conference for on-site registrations. All other registrations must be paid in advance in order for us to guarantee numbers with the event venue.
CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS & CATEGORIES
EMS CEU is granted through Hutchinson Community College on an hour-for-hour attendance basis. It is the attendee’s responsibility to follow the CEU rules outlined in the conference packet in order to have valid proof of attendance. Attendees must be present for the entire session. CE Categories for each session are listed on the schedule.
We will not be providing nursing hours for the Conference & Expo, but we will provide you with the materials to apply for hours on your own.
Thursday, Aug. 9 - Pre-Conference = 8 hours of CE
KEMSA has worked hard this year to provide you with quality educational sessions that help you meet the required components in the new Kansas Continuing Education Plan. Each session has a corresponding CE category (and sub-topics as appropriate) listed on the schedule, so you can determine which sessions you want to attend to help fulfill some of your hours.
If you wish to help us make this event a success by becoming a Conference sponsor, see our sponsorship opportunities and benefits here.
The room rate is $92/night + tax (standard king or queens) or $102/night + tax (king studios). Breakfast is included with a room. Reserve your room online here at the KEMSA rate or call the Hampton Inn at 1-316-524-3777 and ask for the special "EMS" rate. The room rate cutoff is July 20, 2018. Learn more about the hotel here.