South Cook County EMSS

South Cook County EMS System of Ingalls Memorial Hospital is located in Harvey, IL. Bernard Heilicser, DO is the EMS Medical Director and Kim Stotts is the EMS Coordinator. For more information about Ingalls Memorial Hospital (Ingalls Health System) click this link: https://www.ingalls.org/. To contact the EMS office directly, call 708-915-6900 or fax 708-225-6099.

 

THE EMS CLASSROOM AND OFFICES ARE NOW LOCATED AT:
The University & College Center of South Suburban College
16333 Kilbourn
Oak Forest, IL 60452
Mail should still be sent to:
Ingalls Hospital – EMS Office
One Ingalls Drive
Harvey, IL 60426

The South Cook County Provider list may be viewed here.

 

SCC INGALLS HOSPITAL PARAMEDIC PROGRAM:
The application process for the upcoming January 2018 Paramedic Class is closed.

Please keep checking this page for more information on the next class that is expected to begin in the Fall of 2018.

Attached is the SAMPLE Application and Instructions for the South Cook County EMS paramedic training program.

Also attached is the Functional Job Description for the paramedic program.

 

 

Our goal is “To Improve the health of the communities we serve by preparing competent entry-level paramedics in the cognitive, psychomotor, and effective learning domains.”

The following are the Paramedic Program Outcomes:

Year State Exam Rate
-All Attempts-
Program Retention Positive Placement
2017 95% 95% 77% (23/30 survey respondents)

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION PACKETS:
September – Mass Casualty Update PowerPoint and MCI Study Book
April 2017 –STEMI PowerPoint and Study Book
February 2017 – Preceptor Training PowerPoint and Study Book
September 2016 – Stroke PowerPoint and Study Book
April 2016 – ALS SMO Study Book and BLS SMO Study Book
February 2016 – Trauma PowerPoint and Study Book
September 2015 – Policies and Procedures PowerPoint and Study Book
April 2015 – Active Shooter PowerPoint and Study Book
February 2015 – Infectious Disease PowerPoint and Study Book
October 2014 – Ebola PowerPoint – No Study book
September 2014 – Crime Scene PowerPoint and Study Book
April 2014 – ALS SMO PowerPoint and Study Book
February 2014 – Pediatric Emergencies & Drug Calculations PowerPoint and Study Book
September 2013 – Cardiology PowerPoint and Study Book
April 2013 – Suspension and Geriatric Trauma PowerPoint and Study Book

 

SCC EMS SYSTEM ENTRY
Applicants interested in joining the South Cook EMS System should complete this System Entry Packet.

 

HOSPITALS AFFILIATED WITH SOUTH COOK COUNTY EMS SYSTEM:

Ingalls Memorial Hospital
Resource Hospital for the South Cook County EMS System
One Ingalls Drive, Harvey, IL 60426
Kim Stotts, RN, EMS Director
Kstotts@Ingalls.org 708-915-6900

Advocate South Suburban Hospital
Associate Hospital
17800 S. Kedzie Avenue, Hazel Crest, IL 60429
Stephanie Whitten, EMS Coordinator
stephanie.whitten@advocatehealth.com 708-213-4218

Little Company of Mary Hospital
Associate Hospital
2800 W. 95th Street, Evergreen Park, IL 60805
Sharon Taylor, BSN, EMS Coordinator, Nurse Educator
staylor@lcmh.org 708-229-5592

Palos Community Hospital
Associate Hospital
12251 S. 80th Avenue, Palos Heights, IL 6046
Denise Slisz, EMS Coordinator 708-923-5812
dslisz@paloshealth.com Pager 708-923-4000 #303

Franciscan Hospitals – Hammond, Dyer & Munster
Associate Hospital
5454 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320
Matthew Eddy, EMS Coordinator
Matthew.Eddy@franciscanalliance.org 219-865-4673

Franciscan Hospitals Olympia Fields and Chicago Heights Campuses
Associate Hospitals
20201 S. Crawford Avenue, Olympia Fields, IL 60441
Robert Wilcox, EMS Coordinator
robertwilcox@franciscanalliance.org 708-747-4000 ext 81921

MetroSouth Medical Center
Associate Hospital
12935 Gregory Street, Blue Island, IL 60406
Jeff Cullen, EMS Coordinator
Jeffrey_Cullen@metrosouthmedicalcenter.com 708-597-2000

Munster Community Hospital
Associate Hospital
901 Mac Arthur
Munster, IN 46321
Tom Bettenhausen, EMS Coordinator
Thomas.E.Bettenhausen@comhs.org 219-836-1600