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FCPH: Volunteers Needed for April 2nd Emergency Preparedness Exercise

From Franklin County Public Health:

“Volunteer to be an actor who is injured at a mock riot that occurs at a rally in the area and help Franklin County hospitals test their response capabilities to large scale events. When: April 2 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where: Start and end location is the Grove City Church of Nazarene (4770 Hoover Rd. Grove City 43123) Anyone 18 and older can volunteer for this exercise. Please sign up at to volunteer.”

Golden Hour Award

Licking Memorial Hospital was the recipient of this year’s Golden Hour Award presented to referring facilities each year at our annual OhioHealth Trauma Care Conference.  This award is presented to a referring facility that shows excellence in the care of a trauma patient . Congrats to Licking Memorial Health System on a job well done.

Minutes to OhioHealth Trauma Award

Columbus Fire Station 4 was the recipient of the Minutes to OhioHealth Trauma Award for 2018 presented at the annual OH Trauma Care Conference. This award is given each year to an area EMS agency that has shown excellence in caring for trauma patients.  The case that was chosen showed a team effort of all on the scene that ended in a positive outcome for this patient.  Congrats to Station 4 and to all of our area EMS responders , keep up the great work you do.

Weekend Traffic Pattern Change for Riverside Methodist Hospital

From the City of Columbus: Saturday morning, 11/10/2018 at 6:00am, the entrance to SR 315 northbound from eastbound N Broadway will close to repair pavement in the middle of the intersection.  The posted detour will be Olentangy River Road to Henderson Rd.  The ramp will re-open by 5:00am Monday morning.  The ramp from westbound N Broadway to SR 315 northbound will remain open.