Below you will find third-party sites and resources. If you have a favorite resource that's not included in the list, please let us know.
- Ambulance Service Manager Program
The Ambulance Service Manager program provides a broad foundational curriculum that matches cutting-edge theory with real-life practical applications. A diverse faculty of experts in the art and science of EMS leadership as well as current leaders of successful systems work with participants to explore their individual skills, gaps and commitments necessary to be an effective leader in today’s EMS services. Along the way, attendees form lifelong friendships and establish professional networks.
- EMS Agenda 2050
EMS Agenda 2050 is the result of a collaborative and inclusive two-year effort to create a bold plan for the next several decades. The new Agenda for the Future envisions people-centered innovative possibilities to advance EMS systems.
- EMS STRONG
The EMS Strong campaign seeks to celebrate, unify and inspire the men and women of our nation’s emergency medical services. Created by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), EMS Strong brings together associations, EMS services, sponsors and national media to honor the dedication of EMS practitioners nationwide.
- National EMS Memorial
The purpose of the National EMS Memorial Service is to remember and honor those emergency medical services personnel who have died in the line of duty and to recognize the ultimate sacrifice they have made for their fellow man.
- National EMS Memorial Bike Ride
The National EMS Memorial Bike Ride, Inc. honors Emergency Medical Services personnel by organizing and implementing long distance cycling events that memorialize and celebrate the lives of those who serve everyday, those who have become sick or injured while performing their duties, and those who have died in the line of duty.
- National EMS Quality Alliance
NEMSQA will develop and endorse evidence-based quality measures for EMS and healthcare partners that improve the experience and outcomes of patients and care providers.
The National Registry, established in 1970 as a non-profit organization, is the Nation’s Emergency Medical Services Certification organization. The mission of the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians has always been centered on protecting the public and advancing the EMS profession.
- Stars of Life
DEDICATION, SERVICE, HEROISM
The American Ambulance Association’s Stars of Life program celebrates the contributions of ambulance professionals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty in service to their communities or the EMS profession.
Recognize the unsung heroes at your ambulance service—nominate EMTs, Paramedics, Dispatchers, and other EMS professionals for this year’s class of Stars. Stars and their guests, accompanied by executive hosts, are celebrated in a series of events in our nation’s capital.
Stars of Life honors the contributions of these heroes while shining light on the critical role EMS plays in our healthcare infrastructure.
- EMS Today
About EMS Today...
EMS Today offers: networking with 4,600+ EMS professionals from around the world, countless hands-on experiences (both on-site and off-site), 240+ CEH opportunities and the most innovative products and services available to the industry displayed by over 250 exhibiting companies. EMS Today is produced by JEMS, the leader in EMS education for over 37 years. EMS Today is a unique - and stimulating - experience for EMS personnel worldwide, and it is supported and fed by the credibility, quality and excellence of JEMS.
- EMS World Expo
EMS World Expo is taking you places.
From reviving a patient in cardiac arrest, to treating an entrapped patient in a motor vehicle crash, to helping a patient manage their chronic disease, EMS World Expo will take you every step of the way throughout your EMS career.
Over the course of 2 days of pre-conference workshops and 3 days of educational programming, EMS World Expo will provide you with the cutting-edge training and knowledge you need to increase the quality of your patient care. With more than 210 sessions across 8 learning tracks and 100,000+ square feet of exhibits, you will leave EMS World Expo with skills that could help you save a person’s life on your very next shift.
- IFAC - Fire-Rescue Med
Fire-Rescue Med is the conference for fire-based EMS leaders addressing the issues impacting today’s leaders. Attendees turn to FRM for the education and training they need to stay ahead on today’s tough issues, including current events and hot topics. Nowhere else will you find experienced veterans and rising stars working together on concepts that impact the future of the industry.
- National Rural EMS & Care Conference
NOSORH, The National Association of State EMS Officials, The Joint Committee on Rural Emergency Care.
The EMS field is changing, faster and more profoundly than ever before. Pinnacle brings you the latest information, leadership practices and ideas you can’t get anywhere else. You’ll come away with the knowledge, tools and confidence to help your organization—and your career—thrive.
- Association of Ambulance Chief Executives
The Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (AACE) provides ambulance services with a central organization that supports, coordinates and implements nationally agreed policy. It also provides the general public and other stakeholders with a central resource of information about NHS ambulance services.
- Australian & New Zealand College of Paramedicine
Advancing paramedicine through professional development, education and industry leadership.
ANZCP is the leading professional body offering knowledge, events, a community and more, to our members and all who work in the paramedicine field in Australia and New Zealand.
- International Roundtable on Community Paramedicine
The IRCP promotes the international exchange of information and experience related to the provision of flexible and reliable health care services using novel health care delivery models and to be a resource to public policy makers, systems managers, and others.
- Paramedic Chiefs of Canada (PCC)
The Paramedic Chiefs of Canada (PCC), led by its Board of Directors, empowers members and leaders to make changes nationally in the Paramedic profession. The PCC provides a platform for sharing of information and encourages changes to policy where possible.
Our membership is comprised of Paramedic leaders across Canada, with over 325 Paramedic Chiefs, managers, and Paramedics coast to coast. The mission of the PCC is to advance and align Paramedic leadership across Canada. We are the national voice advocating for Paramedic Services in Canada.
- Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services
The Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services was established to encourage and promote quality patient care in America’s medical transportation system. Based initially on the efforts of the American Ambulance Association, the independent Commission established a comprehensive series of standards for the ambulance service industry.
- Abaris Group
The Abaris Group was founded in 1989 and has been providing health care consulting to a wide spectrum of clients, from small proprietary firms to large governmental entities. Our firm specializes in community health assessments, hospital and emergency department process improvement, trauma services, emergency medical services, and emergency preparedness and disaster planning. We provide consulting on a wide range of topics including strategic planning, operational improvement, and financial enhancement to help our clients achieve their goals.
- American Ambulance Association
The AAA was formed in 1979 in response to the need for improvements in medical transportation and emergency medical services. The American Ambulance Association represents hundreds of ambulance services across the United States that participate in emergency and nonemergency care and medical transportation. The Association serves as a voice and clearinghouse for ambulance services, and views prehospital care not only as a public service, but also as an essential part of the total public health care system.
- American College of Emergency Physicians
Founded in 1968 by a small group of physicians who shared a commitment to improving the quality of emergency care, ACEP set out to educate and train physicians in emergency medicine to provide quality emergency care in the nation’s hospitals.
In 1979 emergency medicine was recognized as the 23rd medical specialty, a major milestone for ACEP and its members. The American Board of Emergency Medicine, the independent certifying body for the specialty, was also established and the first certification exam was given in 1980.
ACEP passed another historic milestone when criteria-based membership requirements were implemented. Starting January 1, 2000, board certification or residency training in emergency medicine became a prerequisite for active or full-voting membership.
- EMS Gov
Working with our federal partners, NHTSA's Office of EMS advances a national vision for EMS through projects and research; fosters collaboration among federal agencies involved in EMS planning; measures the health of the nation's EMS systems; and delivers the data EMS leaders need to help advance their systems.
- Fitch & Associates
We create solutions. When it comes to emergency services, Fitch & Associates is the only organization that combines the depth of a national, full-time professional team with an extraordinary level of personal service and responsiveness to client needs.
- International Association o f EMS Chiefs
The IAEMSC mission is to support, promote and advance the leadership of EMS response entities and to advocate for the EMS profession. Our members are EMS Chief executives, senior leadership, supervisory staff and aspiring leaders from rural communities to major metropolitan areas throughout the world. Our members serve 20 million citizens and respond to over 3 million EMS incidents annually. Membership includes career, volunteer, municipal, fire service, third service, hospital based and private EMS sector representatives. Our programs support current EMS leaders while mentoring future EMS leaders. IAEMSC seeks to improve the way the world views EMS – motivating governmental and private entities to provide the much-needed funding and political support for EMS to remain effective and efficient
- International Police Mountain Bike Association
IPMBA promotes the use of bikes for public safety, provides resources and networking opportunities, and offers the best, most complete training for public safety cyclists. This includes training programs for EMS Cyclists ranging from operator to instructor that enable them to respond swiftly and safely to medical calls in progress in crowded and congested environments.
- International Public Safety Association
The International Public Safety Association was established in July 2014 as a 501(c)3 non-profit. Everyone is invited to become a Member. Get involved. Make a difference. Join the IPSA today!
Our vision is for a stronger, more integrated public safety community capable of an effective joint response to all incidents. We represent all public safety disciplines: law enforcement, fire service, EMS, telecommunications, public works (water, sanitation, transportation), public health, hospitals, security, private sector, and emergency management.
- National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians
Welcome to NAEMT, an association we hope you soon refer to as your “professional home.” NAEMT is the only national association dedicated to the professional interests of all EMS practitioners. We provide access to education that improves your performance, member benefits that save you money at work and at home, and leadership opportunities that advance your career.
- National Association of EMS Physicians Join Log In
Since its inception in 1984, the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) has grown from a handful of dedicated founders to over 1,500 physicians, paramedics, nurses, administrators, educators, researchers and key EMS personnel. The membership continues to increase as NAEMSP represents the out-of-hospital emergency medical care community. As part of its ongoing commitment to improving out-of-hospital emergency medical care, NAEMSP promotes meetings, publications and products that connect, serve and educate its members. In addition, the Association acts as a resource and advocate of EMS related decisions in cooperation with organizations throughout the country and the community at large, including agencies of the Federal Government.
- National Association of State EMS Officials
The National Association of State EMS Officials is the lead national organization for EMS, a respected voice for national EMS policy with comprehensive concern and commitment for the development of effective, integrated, community-based, universal and consistent EMS systems.
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Through enforcing vehicle performance standards and partnerships with state and local governments, NHTSA reduces deaths, injuries and economic losses from motor vehicle crashes.
- The National Association of EMS Educators
The National EMS Instructor Courses have been designed and developed in accordance with the DOT/NHTSA 2002 National Guidelines for Educating EMS Instructors & the National Education Standards. The IC1 course represents the didactic component and practical application of the educational process for EMS educators specified in over 40 States EMS Rules for Lead Instructors.