AVON HOSPITAL 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 Medical Direction and at Avon hospital.
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 Greg Laborie, EMS Coordinator/Educator, at 216.316.0781
Medical Direction Departments:
Avon Medical Direction Staff
Roy Seitz, MD
Emergency Dept. Medical Director
Greg Laborie, EMT-P, EMS-I
Greg Laborie serves as the EMS Coordinator at the Richard E Jacobs FHC Emergency Department in Avon, Ohio. He is a 23 year veteran of the North Ridgeville Fire Department, where he serves as a Lieutenant / Paramedic and was a proponent of bringing Paramedic services to that community in 1995. Greg has been a state certified EMS Instructor since 1998, and was one of the founding cadre of the EHOVE Career Center’s School of Paramedicine in Milan, Ohio. He left EHOVE in 2009 to accept a position as Lead Paramedic Instructor at the Cleveland Clinic EMS Academy’s west campus, where he remained until accepting the EMS Coordinators position at the REJ FHC ED in May of 2012. Greg’s credentials include instructorships in ACLS, PALS, ITLS, PEPP, and GEMS. He is also a recipient of the State of Ohio Star of Life Award, an honor that he shares with a small group of his co-workers in North Ridgeville. Greg resides in North Ridgeville with his wife Sheree, who is the Director of Human Resources at Lakewood Hospital. In his off time, Greg enjoys building model aircraft and armor and is a member of the International Plastic Modelers Society.