Advancing the EMS profession

Legal and Privacy Notices

About the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)


The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) is the only national membership association for EMS practitioners, including Paramedics, EMTs, First Responders, and other professionals working in prehospital emergency medicine. Nearly 25,000 NAEMT members work in all sectors of EMS, including government third service agencies, fire departments, hospital-based ambulance services, private companies, industrial and special operations settings and in the military.

NAEMT headquarters are located at P.O. Box 1400, Clinton, MS 39060-1400, or 132-A East Northside Drive, Clinton, MS 39056; telephone 601-924-7744; toll-free 1-800-34-NAEMT; fax 601-924-7325; e-mail

The following are trademarks (™) of NAEMT: National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), AMLS, EPC, PHTLS and related logos.

NAEMT intends the information in this web site to be general information only and not a substitute for medical or other advice from a qualified professional. This web site may include links to other sites. Although we believe that they are of high quality, we do not endorse any linked site, its content or its owner and cannot guarantee the safety or privacy of any information that you provide to any linked site.

Privacy commitment

NAEMT is committed to ensuring your privacy when you visit our web site. Our commitment to your privacy encompasses the following areas:

Cookie use Like most other web sites, we may pass "cookies" to your computer when you use the NAEMT site. A cookie is a message that your computer sends back to our computer each time that you visit our web site. Cookies enable us to customize your use of our web site based on your prior uses and on any information that you have voluntarily provided in previous visits. If you have given us a user name and password, our computer will remember it so that you will not need to type your user name and password every time you enter a section of our web site that requires them. Cookies cannot be used to learn any confidential or personal information that you have not already provided to us. Your computer will not receive cookies from any advertiser. You may set your browser to indicate when a cookie is coming in or to reject all cookies.

Information we gather online We gather two types of information online:

§       Anonymous tracking information — This is an anonymous record of your visits to our web site in terms of your computer's numerical IP address, which does not include your name or any other personally identifiable data. This anonymous data informs site administrators about which parts of the web site users are visiting and thus helps us to improve the site. While your session may be tracked, you remain anonymous.

§       Volunteered information — The only personally identifiable information that we gather is information you choose to provide while using our web site. NAEMT may use the information that you voluntarily provide us to provide you with information about NAEMT membership, education and benefits or to fulfill any requests that come through the web site.

No sales or rentals of information
We do not sell or rent your information to anyone.

Limited sharing with nonaffiliated parties — We may share your web-volunteered information with nonaffiliated third parties that provide services to us or work with us. We do that only as permitted by law and only so that the third party can carry out its contract with us. We require each of them to contractually promise to use the information only for that purpose and to keep it confidential.

Disclosures that you request or the law requires — We will release your web-volunteered information at your request or if we are legally required to do so.