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 Medical Direction.

All Pre-hospital personnel 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 Rick Moskalski, EMS Coordinator/Educator, at 440.567.5055

coned4Medical Direction Departments: 


Chatham Fire Deprtment                 Erhart-York Township Fire Department                  Grafton Twp.Fire Department

Lafayette Fire Department               Litchfield Fire Department                                      Seville-Guilford Fire Department

Medina Life Support Team               Medina City Fire Department        

Spencer Fire Department                 Valley City/Liverpool  Fire Department            

caduceusMedina Medical Direction Staff




Christopher Myers, DO
Medical Direction
Medical Director

Christopher Myers, DO, is the EMS Medical Director for Medina Hospital. In this position, Dr. Myers will work with area fire departments and EMS providers in the cities and townships under Medina Hospital’s medical control. Dr. Myers is an Emergency Medicine Specialist and graduated with honors from Ohio University of Osteo Medicine in 2011. Having more than 6 years of diverse experience, Dr. Myers affiliates with Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital as well as Marymount Hospital. 



Rick Moskalski, EMT-P, CICP, EMS-I
EMS Coordinator
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Rick has served as Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital’s EMS Coordinator since 2012, and expanded his coordinator duties to include Cleveland Clinic Brunswick FSED upon its opening in July of 2015. Rick has been a State certified EMS Instructor since 2004. Rick also currently functions as a paramedic on the Medina Life Support Team, a firefighter with Hinckley Township FD, and a tactical paramedic with the Medina County SWAT Team. Prior to his current role with the ESI, Rick worked as a paramedic with the Cleveland Clinic Critical Care Transport Team from its inception in 2004 to 2015. Rick graduated from the Parma Community General Hospital Paramedic program in 1999.

Classroom Location:
Please enter hospital through Entrance A.
For questions please call us at EMS Office Phone Number: 440.567.5055

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