NHTSA's EMS Update - Your Connection to the Office of EMS
Jan/Feb 2015
Facilitating Innovative EMS Delivery Models

A new partnership will help identify and address the regulatory, financial and technological challenges often met when striving for innovative new models in EMS. Read More

Free Webinar: How FirstNet Can Help EMS Provide Better Patient Care

Register now to participate in the conversation about why the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) effort to build a public safety broadband network is important to EMS systems across the nation. Read More

NEMSAC: Federal Priorities & the Future

naemscaIn its final 2014 meeting, the Council made recommendations regarding Federal activities to support Community Paramedicine and the prioritization of FICEMS strategic plan objectives. 
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Office of EMS Joins EMS Today Speaker Roster

Join OEMS Director Drew Dawson and other OEMS staff as they address “Federal Initiatives That Could Help Your System” on Thursday, February 26 2015 from 1:30PM - 2:45PM in Room 324.

The event will focus on NHTSA activities related to ambulance crash data, evidence-based guidelines, integration of military medics into the civilian workforce and national EMS performance measurement.


Revised Ebola Guidance Addresses Personal Protective Equipment
Substantial revisions regarding personal protective equipment were recently released by the CDC based on lessons learned from the treatment of Ebola patients in the United States. This guidance is now also accompanied by an algorithm, which concisely depicts the recommendations in the guidance. Read More





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EMS Delivery Models
Webinar: FirstNet & EMS
Revised Ebola Guidance 

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