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GMR Life: Supporting emergency responders and changing mental health stigma in EMS
“We know beyond a shadow of a doubt that frontline responders, emergency responders of all disciplines, can benefit from having comprehensive and supported health and wellness resources.”
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FirstNet®, Built with AT&T
As platinum sponsor of EMS Week 2023, FirstNet thanks EMS for being the faces of help and hope where emergency care begins.

Certification Partner

The National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians serves as the National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Certification organization. The National Registry’s mission is to provide a valid, uniform process to assess the knowledge and skills required for competent practice by EMS professionals throughout their careers, and to maintain a registry of certification status. www.nremt.org
An Unexpected Destiny
Sharing the Stories of Nationally Certified EMS Clinicians
Fresh out of high school, James Avery had no idea what he wanted to do in life. “I didn’t know what I wanted to do after high school,” Avery said. “I was thinking at first about the military because that’s what a lot of my friends did. But I decided to go to college at Mississippi State and got my degree there.
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Federal Partners

NHTSA’s Office of EMS provides national leadership and coordination for comprehensive, data-driven and evidence-based EMS and 911 systems. Our focus is consensus-building and collaboration on significant national projects addressing the critical issues facing the EMS and 911 communities.
Resources and Updates from the NHTSA OEMS
NHTSA’s Office of EMS (OEMS) develops and promotes resources to improve EMS systems, educates the public about the value of EMS and shares data collected by clinicians across the nation. To expand access to important information for the entire EMS community, we’ve created a convenient, new online source for all things EMS.
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Acknowledging Dedicated Clinicians During National EMS Week 2023


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Strategic Partners

American Ambulance Association

Association of Air Medical Services

Commission on Accreditation for Pre-hospital Continuing Education

Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions

EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center

International Association of Emergency Medical Services Chiefs

International Association of Fire Chiefs

National Association of EMS Educators

National Association of State EMS Officials

National Association of EMS Physicians

National EMS Management Association

National EMS Museum

National EMS Quality Alliance

National Volunteer Fire Council

Strategic Media Partners


EMS World

Journal of Emergency Medical Services

Journal of Emergency Medical Services Events & Training