Back to Concluded Regional Alliances - Region III
- Alliance Background
Date Signed: January 11, 2008
A cooperative initiative to assist the Wyoming Valley Chapter of the American
Red Cross to deliver safety and health training sessions at the Wyoming Valley
Chapter Red Cross training facility. Workplace classes include: First aid, CPR,
Automated External Defibrillator (AED), bloodborne pathogens and others.
- Implementation Team Members
Wilkes-Barre Area Office: David Martin, Compliance Assistance Specialist (CAS).
Wyoming Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross: Chris Wylam, Director Health
and Safety Services, Charlie Krommes, Red Cross Instructor/Trainer.
Evaluation Period - January 11, 2008 through January 11, 2009
- Implementation Team Meetings
Several meetings were held throughout the year, and email correspondence was
- Events and Products
Training and Education
Outreach and Communication
- The Chapter conducted multiple training classes in
First aid, CPR, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), bloodborne pathogens
and emergency preparedness for their workplace clients througout the year.
- The Chapter maintains an active training calendar and
provides information services through electronic and print newsletters, and
their web site.
During the first year of the Alliance, the alliance partners were not able to
arrive at a plan that would result in more collaboration in the efforts of the
partners. The Chapter used its own resources to conduct all the workplace
training that was completed in 2009, and did not use any of the resources of the
- Plan for 2009
Dialogs with the Chapter will be continued in an effort to seek greater