Interview with Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin, FACHE, Commander, U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and Director, Navy Medical Service Corps (Interview) (Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives ) (Interview)

Interview with Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin, FACHE, Commander, U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and Director, Navy Medical Service Corps (Interview) (Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives ) (Interview)

In 2009, Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin became the third commander of the U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and was appointed the 16th director–and the first female director–of the Navy Medical Service Corps (MSC). She earned B.S. degrees in zoology and psychology from the University of Washington and a master of public health (health policy and […]

FEMA Handbook for EMS Medical Directors: Stakeholders, Becoming a Director, Oversight, Dynamics, Staffing, Dispatch, Search and Rescue, Hazmat, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Ambulance Service

FEMA Handbook for EMS Medical Directors: Stakeholders, Becoming a Director, Oversight, Dynamics, Staffing, Dispatch, Search and Rescue, Hazmat, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Ambulance Service

The purpose of this handbook is to provide assistance to both new and experienced medical directors as they strive to provide the highest quality of out-of-hospital emergency medical care to their communities and foster excellence within their agencies. The handbook will provide the new medical director with a fundamental orientation to the roles that define […]