The Brandon Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund announces the Scholarship Awards Program. Under the Program, two (2) $500 scholarships will be awarded to Idaho high school seniors enrolled in a college with a major in Fire Science, Fire Administration, an approved Paramedic Program or Paramedic Science Program. The application process opens March 1st. APPLICATIONS DUE MAY 1, 2018. All questions can be directed to Captain Joe Bonqiorno: [email protected] Click HERE to apply.
Stop the Bleed
The Idaho Falls Fire Department and EIRMC have collaborated to promote a national campaign called Stop the Bleed. The goal is to teach civilians how to provide life-saving response to stop uncontrolled bleeding in a trauma situation.The two entities are hosting one-hour classes to teach basic bleeding control techniques to people with little or no medical training.
March 31, 2018 is National Stop the Bleed Day. Classes will be held on this day at EIRMC and at the new Downtown Fire Station 1, 343 “E” Street. Pre-registration is required: (208) 227-2027 or [email protected]