Competitions Information

First There First Care - Gathering Of Eagles


Chief Mike Haygood Broward Invitational

The First There, First Care – Chief Mike Haygood Broward Invitational is one of the most longstanding Paramedic competitions in the State of Florida. Each year, paramedic teams, representing their agencies are put to the test with a series of complex medical and trauma scenarios.

This competition is included in the prestigious Florida Cup competition, the contest of the most knowledgeable and consistent ALS Teams that compete in all the statewide competitions held annually. The FTFC teams from around the state will compete in a preliminary round and the finalist will go head-to-head in the ballroom at the HARD ROCK HOTEL AND CASINO in front of a large audience. Come and watch the best of the best test their knowledge and skills in patient care.

The final ALS and Student division winners will receive their AWARDS in the exhibit hall. Come out and support YOUR department!!

First There First Care - Gathering Of Eagles


K2 Nursing Competition

Welcome to the Annual Nursing Innovation Challenge, hosted by First There First Care, where we celebrate the spirit of excellence and innovation in nursing. This competition is designed for nursing professionals and students eager to push the boundaries of healthcare through innovative practices, research, and patient care. Participants will have the opportunity to present their groundbreaking ideas and solutions in front of a panel of esteemed healthcare professionals, with awards recognizing the most impactful contributions to nursing science and patient care. The event aims to foster a culture of continuous improvement and learning, encouraging nurses to take the lead in transforming patient outcomes. Registration is now open, inviting entries that demonstrate creativity, practicality, and potential for real-world application. Join us in making a difference, one innovative idea at a time. 


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