Chris Wehe (pronounced Way) is the Volunteer of the Month for February 2017. Chris started with CCEMS in June of 2013 as a non-medical driver. In November of 2013, Chris obtained his EMT-Basic Certification. Recently, Chris attended the latest Basic In Charge Academy and is close to completing the requirements. Chris was chosen for this…
Following final approval by the Cypress Creek EMS Board of Directors, the project to build a new Station 52 is underway. The septic tank is being moved, the old parking lot has been removed and site preparation is underway for the new station….
A flagpole has mysteriously appeared at the rear of the CCEMS Education Center, with no flags and only wires attached! What is it for? The simple answer is……
The Volunteer of the Month for January 2017 is EMT David Taylor. David joined the CCEMS volunteer program in October of 2011 and has put in nearly 1508 hours since then. He is a Basic In-Charge, a member of the Bike Team, a driver trainer instructor, a Volunteer Orientation Instructor, and……….
On Saturday, January 21, nearly 100 CCEMS volunteers and members from as far back as our founding in 1975 came together for a reunion. In the afternoon, they toured the Cypress Creek EMS Admin and Education Building, the CCEMS Comm Center, and Station 59. They also checked out one of our new Frazer ambulances and tried their hands at intubating…..
Our second bleeding control (B-Con) class for the public was a huge success. We doubled the size of the class to try and meet public demand and we still didn’t get everyone in who wanted to come. Here’s a look at the class in pictures and video.
The Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course (TECC) has a tactical slant, but it takes an all-hazards approach to providing care outside the normal operating conditions of EMS, such as responding to a mass casualty or active shooter event. You Must be at least an EMT-B to attend. This course is for EMS professionals, including firefighters and police officers who are also EMTs or Paramedics.
Sign up now to receive information about our next paramedic class scheduled to start in the Spring….