Tuesday, 20 March 2018

McMahonMichael F. "Mike" McMahon, Jr. joined the Tidewater EMS Council staff on December 8, 2017 as the Performance Improvement and Education Coordinator. Mike is a National Registry Paramedic and Virginia Education Coordinator, and holds a Master's degree in Public Health from the Eastern Virginia Medical School and a Bachelor's of Science degree in biology from Virginia Tech. Mike's EMS background includes volunteer and career EMS, lifeguard service and EMS instruction along with various other fire, hazmat, ICS and medical certifications.

The Performance Improvement (PI) and Education Coordinator position emphasizes performance improvement activities and support. Mike will assist our regional EMS PI Committee and its subcommittees with planning, data retrieval and analysis, and the development of PI projects and education. He will also supervise the regional ALS provider sanctioning process, the consolidated test site program, the continuing education and auxiliary course funding program and will serve as a general EMS education resource for instructors and, after a period of transition, will staff the EMS Education and Training Committee. In addition to PI and education initiatives, Mike will staff the Operational Medical Directors Committee and will oversee revision of regional EMS protocols.

Mike succeeds Jay Porter in this staff position. Jay continues with the Council in a new part-time EMS Field Coordinator postion serving Western Tidewater beginning January 1, 2018. Contact information for Jay remains the same.

Mike can be reached at the council office by calling 757-963-0632 extension 313 or by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Wecome Mike! We're excited to have you on board.

Upcoming Events

Cardiac Grand Rounds
Tue Mar 20 @ 7:00AM - 08:00AM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Mar 21 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM
Audit and Finance Committee - TEMS
Thu Mar 29 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Apr 11 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
CISM Team Meeting
Mon May 07 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
OMD Committee Meeting
Tue Jun 05 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Jun 13 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
TEMS Quarterly Drug/IV Box Inventory
Wed Jun 20 @ 4:30PM - 04:31PM
CISM Team Meeting
Tue Aug 07 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
EMS Medical Operations Committee - TEMS
Wed Aug 08 @12:00PM - 02:00PM

Upcoming Classes

Cardiac Grand Rounds
Tue Mar 20 @ 7:00AM - 08:00AM
Mass Casualty Incident Management - Module I
Sat Mar 24 @ 9:00AM - 02:00PM
Consolidated Testing @EVMS 03/31/2018
Sat Mar 31 @ 6:00PM -
Basic Life Support
Tue Apr 10 @ 9:00AM - 01:00PM
Wed Apr 11 @ 9:00AM - 04:00PM
Thu Apr 12 @ 9:00AM - 05:00PM
Basic Life Support
Wed Apr 18 @ 9:30AM - 01:30PM
Train-the-Trainer: OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens. Airborne & Droplet Diseases Course April 19, 2018, 8 am - 5 pm, $75.00
Thu Apr 19 @ 8:30AM - 05:00PM
ACLS Provider Course (2 Day)
Thu Apr 19 @ 9:00AM - 04:00PM
Annual Infection Control Designated Officer Update, April 19, 2018, 7 pm - 10 pm, $25.00
Thu Apr 19 @ 7:00PM - 10:00PM
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