ITLS Ohio is a Chapter of International Trauma Life Support.

The purpose of ITLS Ohio is to advance formalized pre-hospital trauma education and to represent the interests of Ohio's pre-hospital providers.

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Be Part of the Solution: Vax Up!

Ohio Division of EMS is providing PSA as a resource to encourage EMS providers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Click headline for more information.

COVID-19 Vaccination of EMS Personnel Is Underway Across Ohio

If you haven’t already received your COVID-19 vaccination, please act now. The window of opportunity for Phase 1A eligible participants is short and vaccination resources will be redirected to the next group of prioritized personnel under the vaccination plan. Click headline for more information.

Ohio Division of EMS Updates Adult EMS Guidelines and Procedures Manual

The utilization of waveform capnography is mandatory for all patients requiring invasive airway devices with the exception of stable patients with no cardiac or pulmonary complaints or symptoms unless ordered by the transferring physician. Click headline for more information.

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 EMS Star of Life Awards

EMS Stars Ceremony POSTPONED

EMS Stars Announcement:
After careful consideration, and in light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are postponing the EMS Star of Life Awards Program  previously scheduled for May 20, 2020.  We hope to reschedule sometime in September which will enable us to provide the ceremony that our providers deserve in a safe environment. We are heartbroken and know this is a very challenging time for everyone, and appreciate your understanding and support.

We remain excited to host the EMS Star of Life Awards ceremony later this year and will get back to you with more information on specific dates in the coming weeks. 

Thank you to all who are on the frontlines of this pandemic and please stay safe!