COVID-19 Resources for EMS



The NHTSA Office of EMS has collaborated with partners at the federal, state and local levels to support the EMS and 911 response to COVID-19 since the virus first appeared in the US in early 2020. Below are links and downloads with the latest information and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control, the HHS/FEMA Healthcare Resilience Working Group EMS/Prehospital Team and other agencies.


More EMS COVID-19 Resources

Last Updated: March 19, 2021

Vaccines and Vaccine Administration

Infection Control and PPE Guidance

PPE Supply and Acquisition

PPE Decontamination, Preservation and Reuse

Patient Care

Personnel Health & Safety

Personnel Mental Health and Well-being

Crisis Standards of Care

Operations, Emergency Communications and Other Information

Funding and Reimbursement

Law Enforcement