BUCKS COUNTY LONG TERM CARE CONSORTIUM GENERAL MEETING
Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Continental Breakfast beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Chandler Hall, 99 Barclay Street, Newtown, PA 18940
Emergency Medical Services in Bucks County
Speaker: Gerald Wydro, MD
Dr. Wydro’s presentation will focus on information regarding PA EMS protocols, updates on CPR techniques, Out of Hospital DNR and limitations of EMS providers and what this means to the patient as well the health care providers.
Presenter Information: Gerald Wydro, MD, is the medical director and chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Aria Jefferson Health in Philadelphia. He also is a clinical associate professor of emergency medicine at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Wydro serves as the regional medical director for Bucks County as well as the 911 Dispatch Center in Ivyland, PA. Gerald also is the ALS service medical director for several 9-1-1/Inter-facility transport services in the region. He has served as an EMS provider for over 30 years and still actively rides the ambulance today. Gerald sits on multiple local and regional committees for EMS and is also a member of EMS Magazine’s editorial advisory board.