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Community Howard announces information session for prospective EMT course students

For release on May 20, 2019

Kokomo, IN—Community Howard Regional Health announced today that the hospital will be offering a basic and advanced EMT course for those interested in a career in the emergency services field.

The public is invited to attend EMS Call Out night on Tuesday, June 4 at 6 p.m. to learn more about the accredited, 5-month courses taught by certified Community Howard instructors. Students will have an opportunity to meet the course instructors and learn about prerequisites and the selection process for the courses. Applications for the course will also be available. The June 4 event will be held in the basement large education classroom at the hospital located at 3500 S. Lafountain Street in Kokomo.

The Basic EMT course begins August 2, 2019 and will run through December 19, 2019. Classes will meet at Community Howard on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6 to 10 p.m. All applicants must be 18 years old prior to December 19, 2020.

The Advanced EMT course begins August 2, 2019 and will run through December 19, 2019. Classes will meet at Community Howard on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 12 to 4 p.m. To qualify for the advanced course, participants must be certified as a Basic EMT in the state of Indiana.

The application deadline for both courses is June 28. Both courses have a fee of $900.00. For applications or questions about the course, please contact EMS Education Coordinator Scott Reese at SReese@eCommunity.com or 765-776-5804.

About Community Howard Regional Health
Community Howard Regional Health, part of Community Health Network, offers high-quality, patient-centered services close to home. A compassionate and comfortable environment of care is provided at two hospital campuses—a full-service hospital (main campus) and rehabilitation hospital. The main campus offers primary and specialty inpatient and outpatient services, which include behavioral health, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics, emergency, sleep disorders, surgery, wound care, obstetrics and gynecology. Outpatient rehabilitation services are offered at Community Howard Specialty Hospital, located 15 minutes from the main campus. To learn more about Community Howard Regional Health, visit eCommunity.com/howard.

George Mast, Manager Communications & Public Relations, Community Howard
George Mast
Manager Communications & Public Relations, Community Howard Regional Health