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At EMSCEP (EMS Continuing Education Program) Radio, we offer continuing medical education content for ALS and BLS EMS Providers.  Sponsored by the Fairfax County Virginia Fire Rescue Department.  

Sep 15, 2017

In this episode we offer some englightening information about domestic violence.  There are some aspects of care and management of these patients that most of us don't often think of.  sure the "trauma" side is easy, but there is so much more.  Take a Listen.

Hotlines to note:

Fairfax County Virginia Office for Women & Domestic and Sexual Violence Services 24 hour hotline/ helpline 703-360-7273; TTY 711

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) 

October 2017 is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Learn more from the Domestic Violence Awreness Project

Special thanks to our two guests this episode:

Nicole Acosta, Domestic Violence County-wide Coordinator
Teresa Belcher, Domestic Violence Action Center Program Manager
from the Office for Women & Domestic and Sexual Violence Servicein Fairfax Virginia.