Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (August 14, 2009)---Botsford Hospital and the Life Support Training Institute are sponsoring the first Southeast Michigan EMS Expo, an educational conference emphasizing the latest technologies in trauma care.
The two-day conference will be held August 20 and 21 at Rock Financial Showplace at 46100 Grand River Ave. in Novi. Opening remarks on August 20 will be made by Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard.
A group of experts in training needs for paramedics and other EMS providers worked together to develop the training agenda that includes nearly 50 classes ranging from Aviation Safety for EMS Providers to Pediatrics in the Field to Safe Transportation of Bariatric Patients. The planning committee included fire chiefs from the Northville, Farmington Hills, West Bloomfield, Dearborn, Southfield, Farmington , Novi, Walled lake, Commerce and Livonia fire departments.
Registration information is available at www.botsford.org/ems_expo or by calling (248) 442-5054. The fee for one day of training is $50 and for two days is $80.
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Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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