OEMS Office Staff – Teleworking
Posted by Bryan Hodges on 14 March 2020 06:30 AM

On Thursday, March 12, Governor Northam declared a State of Emergency. As a result of this declaration strategies for prevention of the spread of COVID-19 have been put in to place, including ban on state employee travel, implementation of teleworking, cancellation of large public gatherings hosted by state agencies, and long-term economic

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Important Information
Posted by Bryan Hodges on 12 April 2019 02:28 PM
(Copied from the OEMS website:

As of 1 p.m., April 11, 2019, the phone system and fax machine for the Virginia OEMS went down for an undetermined period of time due to the ongoing construction. Should you need to contact OEMS staff, please use the primary phone number 804-888-9100. If you are unable to reach an employee’s voicemail, please be patient

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[All Users] State Stroke Triage Plan updated
Posted by Bryan Hodges on 14 December 2017 04:59 PM

The State Stoke Triage Plan has been updated and can be found by clicking on the below selection:

Virginia Stroke System – Emergency Medical Services

Or by using the below link:

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[Trauma Users] – VSTR System (Server Migration)
Posted by Bryan Hodges on 07 September 2017 05:03 PM

On Monday, September 11th beginning at 8:00 PM, the Virginia State Trauma Registry (VSTR) system will be taken off line as the program is move to a new server environment.  Due to the nature of this move, the system will be unavailable until Wednesday, September 13th at 7:00 AM. 

This move will not affect the Hospital Hub system or the Virginia Elite system.

If you have any questions, please contact support:

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[All Users] - Upcoming Maintenance scheduled for 04-22/04-23
Posted by Bryan Hodges on 11 April 2017 04:53 PM

The Virginia IT group will be performing general Network Maintenance sometime on Saturday, April 22nd and Sunday, April 23rd.  During this maintenance cycle, access to both the Virginia Elite system and the Virginia Statewide Trauma Registry (VSTR) system will be unavailable. 

EMS users – No agency will be able to access the online version of the Virginia Elite system during the maintenance cycle.  For those EMS agencies using the Virginia Elite system

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Trauma System Assessment
Posted by Paul Sharpe on 09 October 2015 11:41 AM

The OEMS Division of Trauma/Critical, which is where the VPHIB program is housed, underwent an outside assessment of the Virginia trauma system.  Below is a link to a 37 minute video of the closing of that assessment.  A final report with up to 60 recommendations will be provided sometime during the next month.  We thought this may be of interest to those that utilize Support Suite.

Between September 1, 2015 and September 4, 2015 the Office of EMS underwent a state

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