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Top News

  • Saving patients from sepsis is a race against time
  • 2016 National EMS Awards of Excellence Recipients Announced
  • DeSalvo to leave ONC but will stay at HHS; Dr. Vindell Washington will take her place
  • Final Public Comment Period: Promoting Innovation in EMS Project
  • NHTSA EMS Update June / July 2016
  • Veteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2016 (H.R. 1818) Signed Into Law With CARA
  • Congratulations to David Page on Being Presented With the 2016 Pinnacle EMS Leadership Award
  • Important EMS Data Report Just Released
  • Veterans Transition Act Passed by Congress; On Its Way To The President For Signing!
  • Your Role in Preventing Heatstroke Deaths This Summer

World Trauma Symposium

World Trauma Symposium

The World Trauma Symposium on October 17 will feature insights from trauma experts – civilian, tactical and military – for prehospital trauma education you can't get anywhere else!

NAEMT Annual Meeting

NAEMT Annual Meeting

Join us on October 16-18 in Las Vegas, Nevada! The annual meeting is held in conjunction with EMS World Expo, which offers NAEMT members $125 off the core registration.

2016 Annual Report


The work of our association to ensure the provision of outstanding patient care in all communities is detailed in this report. Our efforts to improve the practice of EMS include the development of high-quality education, promotion of innovation, and advocating for our patients and communities.

EMS Preparedness


The findings from a national survey of EMS practitioners and managers is available in the NAEMT National Survey on EMS Preparedness for Disaster and Mass Casualty Incident Response. The report provides insight into the level of proficiency and training of EMS practitioners to provide the medical response expected by communities during disasters and mass casualty incidents.

Disaster Response

All Hazards Disaster Response

NAEMT's All Hazards Disaster Response (AHDR) is an 8-hour course designed for EMS practitioners at all levels. AHDR addresses the insufficient training and lack of hands-on experience reported by 64% of the respondents to an NAEMT national survey.