Western Mass Emergency Medical Services

OPEN M&Ms and M&M Policy

2021 Region 1 M&M Policy: Paramedics& AEMTs must complete 6 hours of M&M's and EMTs must complete 2 hours of M&Ms in calendar year 2021. (January 1-December 31 2021) Physicians Council has waived the "Face-To-Face with your own Medical Director" requirement for 2021 only. Providers can attend any open M&Ms in Region 1 to complete the hours requirement, including remote broadcast (live, designated as T-5) or in-person (where available).

Pre-recorded M&Ms do not receive continuing ed credit but may satisfy the total hours requirement. They must be viewed at your agency. Contact your Training Officer or EMS Coordinator for more information

2022 Region 1 M&M Policy: Paramedics& AEMTs must complete 6 hours of M&M's and EMTs must complete 2 hours of M&Ms in calendar year 2022. (January 1-December 31 2022) . Providers can attend any open M&Ms in Region 1 to complete the hours requirement, including remote broadcast (live, designated as T-5) or in-person (where available). The 'Face to Face' requirement (2 hours with your Affiliated Hospital Medical Director, in-person or live-remote), is in effect.

What constitutes a valid M&M?
effective 2022:
  • M&M offered by any hospital, in-person or remote
  • M&M held at agency with Affiliated Hospital Medical Director and/or hospital EMS Coordinator in attendance
  • Medical Director 'ride-along" (Affiliated Hospital Medical Director only)
  • Quarterly Skills session with case-based scenarios, attended by Affiliated Hospital Medical Director
  • Pre-recorded session viewed with approval of EMS Coordinator
Always be sure to sign the roster or follow instructions to submit your information for the roster if attending a virtual session! If you are unaffiliated with an agency, check with the EMS Coordinator to obtain proof of attendance.
For Live Remote Broadcasts you will need to submit your name/EMT number. At your agency, your Room Monitor will provide an OEMS roster. Certain hospitals may permit you to attend from home and will require proof of attendance (e.g., participation in on-line polling, etc). Depending on the platform used, pre-registration may be required. Be sure to follow instructions to assure you receive attendance credit.
Each Medical Director has discretion in specific cases:(if you have a unique situation do not delay in reaching out to your Medical Director!)
New Hires: Pro-rated with date of hire (Medical Director determination)
Military Deployment: pro-rated with return-to-work date (Medical Director determination)
Long-term illness/injury: pro-rated with return-to-work date (Medical Director determination)
Other situations: Medical Director determination



American Medical Response (Baystate) 595 Cottage St Springfield

7/14/2021 M&M (Baystate Health Systems) 1500-1700
Contact: Emily Chandler Emily.Chandler@amr.net


Baystate Health System M&M Registration and EMS Coordinator Contact Info

Includes Franklin Medical Center, Wing Hospital, Noble Hospital, Baystate Medical Center

refer to above link for more info and to register

  • 1/24/22 1800-2000
  • 2/15/22 1300-1500
  • 3/2/22 1830-2030


Berkshire Medical Center

Pre-registration required with EMS Coordinator for in-person as well as ZOOM attendance

In-person location is in the Auditorium (by pre-registration only)

  • 1/20/22 1800-2000
  • 2/15/22 0930-1130
  • 3/17/22 1800-2000

contact EMS Coordinator Crystal Van Deusen office: 413-447-2256 Email Crystal



Cooley Dickinson Hospital

Contact EMS Coordinator: Sara Burgess sburgess3@cooleydickinson.org

all sessions are remote at this time

  • 1/12/22 0900-1100
  • 2/9/22 0900-1100


Fairview Hospital schedules agency-specific M&M rounds, open to affiliated agencies only


Holyoke Hospital

Contact: Matt Rivest rivest_matthew@holyokehealth.com


Mercy Medical Center 271 Carew St Springfield MA Agency-specific M&Ms may not be listed here because they are not ‘open’. If it is listed here, it is open.

Contact EMS Coordinator Dale Lafayette: Dale.Lafayette@sphs.com


Six Flags EMS (Baystate Health Systems) 1623 Main St Agawam

Contact: Jonathan Hall jhall@sftp.com


Western Massachusetts Emergency Medical Services Inc.

168 Industrial Drive, Northampton, MA 01060

M-F 0800-1600

Closed on State/Federal Holidays

Office: 413-586-6065

Fax: 413-586-0947

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