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Click here to view the Oregon Chapter Bylaws, passed at the initial meeting, October 4, 2013
Click here to view the minutes from the October 4, 2013, meeting

Questions regarding the Oregon Chapter should be directed to: 

Erin Burnham, MD
Mid-Columbia Medical Center
1700 East 19th Street​
The Dalles, OR  97058
541-806-7029

erinburner@gmail.com

2017 Meetings
  • Oregon Medical Directors Forum and ONAEMSP Chapter meeting- Thursday March 9 - Friday March 10th, Ashland, OR
  • Oregon EMS Conference – September 22-23, 2017 – Bend, OR; EMS Medical Directors Forum and ONAEMSP Chapter meeting. ​

2016 Activities/Meetings

  1. Resuscitation Academy - May 12 - 13th, Hood River Oregon
  2. Oregon EMS Conference – September 22-23, 2016 – Bend; EMS Medical Directors Forum and ONAEMSP Chapter meeting.  Topics of discussion included
  • Clinical
    • C-spine immobilization protocols
    • Prehospital use of Ketamine
    • Compression Only CPR in EMS
    • Airway Issues: 
      • Impedence Threshold Device
      • Alternate airways including I-Gel , LMA & King
      • Peds airways​
      • Video Laryngoscopy in EMS
    • Sepsis Protocols
  •  Administrative
    • Setting up statewide Non-trauma systems of care - Stroke, STEMI, Sepsis, Cardiac Arrest
    • Legislative advocacy for EMS issues
    • Oversight of out-of-state agencies - eg Wildland Fires, Dams
    • Public Access AED 
    • OMB Advisory committee - recommendations regarding scope of practice
    • Medical Director Issues
      • Pay
      • Workload

2015 Activities

  • NAEMSP Medical Direction Overview Course (MDOC) May 28-29, 2015 – Hood River
  • Oregon EMS Forum – September 24-25, 2015 – Salem​

The Oregon Chapter is currently involved in legislative advocacy:
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • CPR for High School Graduation
  • EMS Compact