For Emergency Medical System Professionals

This is Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin’s online resource page for emergency medical system professionals. We support your commitment to providing the best possible pre-hospital care.

EMS professionals are essential members of the health care team. Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, with eastern Wisconsin’s only adult Level I Trauma Center, honor the dedication of our EMS partners. We know and appreciate that we have one of the premier EMS systems in the country working in partnership to save lives.

For more information, contact Patricia Haines, EMS Liaison Contact for Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, at 262-650-1128 or at

Educational Opportunities

At Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, we offer various preceptor and other educational programs for health care professionals. Often, these programs are accredited or will be designated with contact hours.

Spinal Cord Injury Preceptorship

This class takes place several dates throughout the year, from 7 a.m. to noon at the Community Conference Center (Conference Room 3). There is no cost to attend this program. Continental breakfast, refreshments and lunch provided. For dates or to register, please contact Patty Haines at at 262-650-1128 or by e-mail at

At the outcome of this course, participants will understand how assessment findings influence stabilization decisions and be able to incorporate pathophysiological principles in the field to prevent secondary brain injury.


View current and past issues of our bi-annual newsletter for EMS professionals, Rapid Response.

The newsletters are in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view PDF files, which is available from Adobe’s Web site. Please follow the instructions to download a free version.

Current Issue

Winter 2013

Past Issues