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EMS Associations

American Ambulance Association (AAA)
American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE)
National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP)
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)
National Association of State EMS Officials (NASEMSO)
National EMS Management Association (NEMSMA)
Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs of the EMS Professions (CoAEMSP)
Continuing Education Coordinating Board for EMS (CECBEMS)
International Association of EMS Chiefs ( IAEMSC)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT)
National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC)
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American College of Surgeons- Committee on Trauma (ACS-COT)
American Trauma Society (ATS)
Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS)
Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS)

This is not an exhaustive list of all organizations dedicated to supporting EMS, however it encompasses the organizations that the OEMS collaborates with most frequently.

EMS Media

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