Cape and Islands Emergency Medical Services System, CIEMSS, serves as the liaison organization between the EMS providers in the Cape Cod area and the area hospital Medical Directors and the Massachusetts Department of Health - Office of Emergency Medical Services. CIEMSS provides coordinated quality assurance and improvement activities, assistance with regulatory compliance and a variety of EMS related education and training programs. Established in 1974, CIEMSS has continuously been committed to the development of emergency medical care within the region and continues to this day its commitment to help provide the best pre-hospital medical care.
Donna Rex, NRP
Donna has had a long and distinguished career as a Firefighter / Paramedic with the Barnstable Fire Department and is a well respected and sought after EMS educator.
Affiliate Hospital Medical Directors
Dr. Casper serves as the Affiliate Hospital Medical Director for Martha's Vineyard Hospital. Dr. Casper lives and works on Martha's Vineyard with her husband Pieter Pil MD and their 4 children.
Medical School: Univ. of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital & Boston Medical Center
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine
Dr Jennifer Meyer serves as the Tobey Hospital Affiliate Hospital Medical Director.
Dr Meyer is originally from Pittsfield, MA. She attended UMass Medical School prior to completing an Emergency Medicine residency at Duke. After her residency she practiced in Arizona for 8 years where she worked at some small and large community hospitals as well as an academic hospital. Dr Meyer decided to move back to MA and brave the winter to be closer to her friends and family.
Brian Hickey, NRP
Board of Directors
Chief Geof Deering
Chief Robert Moran