Cascade Training Centers Appoints New VP of Strategic Development

By: admin | Posted on: Sep 15, 2015




Former Assistant Chief of Education, Denver Health Paramedic Division to lead Strategic Development

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, September 14, 2015– Cascade Healthcare Services, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare first-aid and resuscitation certification and training though its Cascade Training Centers has named James (Jim) Manson as VP of Strategic Development.

Jim is the former Assistant Chief of Education for the Denver Health Paramedic Division and brings over 33 years of healthcare experience within the EMS arena. For the last 27 years Jim has been part of the Denver Health Paramedic Division. He has been instrumental in the development and rolling out of numerous education initiatives, training curriculum and national EMS programs throughout his tenure at Denver Health.

Jim will be responsible for providing leadership in development of national training accounts and thought leadership in Cascade’s efforts to bring Bleed Control training to the masses. Jim comments “I am thrilled at the challenge of helping this team develop and extend their products and services. I’m fortunate to join a company with the reputation of excellence and forward thinking that Cascade is known for.”
Dave Fiala, CEO said “As we see the unfortunate rise in Active Shooter events we want to take an active role in preparing citizens to be first responders. Jim’s experience and passion fits our ethos of saving lives and demonstrates our commitment to providing innovative thought leadership in first-aid and CPR resuscitation training. We are very fortunate to find someone of Jim’s caliber to fill this role.”

About Cascade Training Centers:
Cascade Healthcare Services, LLC is a full service Training Outsource Provider serving the hospital, pre-hospital and commercial sectors through a growing network of Cascade Training Centers. Core offerings include BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC, ENPC, PHTLS, AMLS, NRP, BCON and many other certification courses. Cascade is an Accredited CME Provider and provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™(s) when appropriate. As one of the largest American Heart Association Training Centers in the nation, Cascade’s training network certifies over 100,000 students every year and provides outsourced health and safety training to some of the largest corporations and hospital systems in the United States.

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