HILLCREST EMS MEDICAL DIRECTION STAFF
Communication is a vital part of any EMS Medical Direction System. Knowing whom to contact when you need medical direction/issues is vitally important and can be aggravating at times. Listed below are the various Medical Direction facilities as well as the Medical Directors and EMS Coordinators responsible for medical direction.
Please feel free to contact the appropriate EMS Coordinators if you have questions related to your scope or practice, protocols or any other operational issues.
EMS Continuing Education classes are scheduled and conducted at the respective Fire Departments listed under our edical Direction as well as at Hillcrest Hospital.
All Pre-hospital personnel within this medical command are welcome, please call the respective department prior to coming, to make sure the class has not been changed. Any other questions can be directed to Karen Shelby RN, EMSI EMS Coordinator/Educator, at 440.312.4215
Medical Direction Departments:
Bainbridge Fire Department Gates Mills Fire Department Lyndhurst Fire Department
Mayfield Hts Fire Department Mayfield Village Department Pepper Pike Fire Department
Russell Fire Department South Euclid Fire Department
Hillcrest Medical Direction Staff
James W. Sauto, Jr., MD, FACEP
Emergency Services Institute
Procedure Lab Co-Director
EMS Medical Director
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine CWRU
216.870.0395 CCF iPhone
Karen Shelby, RN, EMS-I
Bruce Shade, EMT-P, EMSI
Class Locations: Auditoriums A, B, & C
Refreshments will be provided.
Classes are tentatively scheduled and can be viewed via the training calendar, but are subject to change.
Continuing education will be awarded through the Hillcrest EMS Office EMS Con Ed accreditation #2140.
For questions, please contact the EMS Offices at Hillcrest Hospital, at 440.312.4215.
Cardiac Cath Lab Observation in Hillcrest Cardiac Cath Lab
Best days to observe: Tuesday and Friday
Call 440.312.3219 to schedule