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Community Howard announces start of 2020 EMT course

For release on December 20, 2019

Kokomo, IN—Community Howard Regional Health announced today that the hospital will be offering a basic 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, January 14 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, learn about prerequisites and the selection process for the courses. Applications for the course will also be available. The January 14 event is being held in the basement large education classroom at the hospital located at 3500 S. Lafountain Street in Kokomo.

The Basic EMT course begins February 11, 2020 and will run through June 25, 2020 meeting at Community Howard. The class will be held on an alternating schedule of Monday and Thursday for two weeks followed by Tuesday and Wednesday for one week. All applicants must be 18-years-old prior to June 25, 2020.

The course costs $900, with $300 due at the time of the first class. Payments may be made throughout the remainder of the class.

For applications or questions about the course 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