The Resource Center for National EMS Week


Thanks to our generous sponsors who make EMS Week possible.


FirstNet is the nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to public safety. This reliable, highly secure, interoperable, and innovative public safety communications platform brings 21st-century tools to more than 19,500 public safety agencies, allowing them to get more information quickly and helping them to make faster and better decisions.

FirstNet®, Built with AT&T
As Platinum Sponsor of EMS Week 2022, FirstNet, Built with AT&T, thanks EMS for rising to the challenge of every call, every day.

Fulfilling Big Needs in Rural Kansas
Ford County Depends on FirstNet for Reliable Communications

Ford County, Kansas, sits in the middle of the country and covers a mere 1,100 square miles. With just under 40,000 residents, it’s a community with a “small town” feel.

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T-Mobile® for Government is committed to delivering critical connectivity to first responders when and where it matters most. Through our Connecting Heroes® program, we provide state and local EMS agencies with FREE unlimited talk, text, and smartphone data—all on the nation’s largest 5G network. Plus, WPS-enrolled agencies receive priority access and preemption at no additional cost, for unmatched network access. Learn more about the Connecting Heroes program at:

T-Mobile for Government
As Platinum Sponsor of EMS Week 2022, T-Mobile for Government, recognizes and celebrates the contributions of EMS across the nation and thanks them for Rising to the Challenge.

T-Mobile’s Emergency Response Team – An Inside Look
T-Mobile’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) responds to critical incidents and major events on a regular basis.

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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.
Staying Strong by Understanding Health and Wellness of EMS Personnel
With a focus on EMS provider health and wellness, the National Registry’s Research team recently presented at the National Association of EMS Physicians annual conference in San Diego.

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Our modern, adaptive Resuscitation Suite™ BLS, ALS and PALS programs set the standard of excellence for resuscitation education, going beyond a cardiac focus and offering EMS-specific practice and testing scenarios.  These training solutions ensure you know what matters, when it matters. The result? Better outcomes and lower costs. Why settle for anything less?
Air Methods Achieves Flexibility, Cost Savings with Resuscitation Suite™ Program

Air Methods is an air ambulance service that provides emergency air medical services across the country and has logged 100,000 patient transports last year.

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Genentech is on an ongoing mission to make positive advancements in stroke management. We’ve created a campaign to motivate more care partners to call 911 faster when they suspect stroke and help EMS professionals keep stroke top-of-mind in all communities. Because all patients should have an opportunity for immediate medical attention.
The First Line of Defense – EMS Pre-Hospital Stroke Care Video

This educational video explores considerations in EMS pre-hospital stroke care relating to: identification of stroke, community education to drive stroke awareness, stroke capabilities of different hospitals, and routing protocols.

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At Teleflex, we believe in empowering emergency and trauma clinicians to save lives through assuring access to innovations in intuitive emergency medicine technology. Our portfolio of products, including the Arrow® EZ-IO® System, QuikClot Control+® Hemostatic Devices, and QuikClot® Hemostatic Products, address the time-critical challenges of achieving vascular access and severe bleeding control.
Prioritizing Patients

At Teleflex, people are our priority – from our customers and their patients to our employees, partners, and suppliers around the world.

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AdvancedCPR Solutions® is the pioneer of the ElevatedCPR® method, a preclinical- evidence based technique centered on device-assisted head up CPR that could potentially improve survival from sudden cardiac arrest.  The EleGARD™ Patient Positioning System precisely, rapidly, and consistently positions patients for airway management and CPR, and may be used to support the practice of the ElevatedCPR method. 
The Latest Science on Head Up CPR and its Neuroprotective Potential

Dr. Johanna Moore (Hennepin County Medical Center) presented a study on January 14, 2022, at the National Association of EMS Physicians titled “Novel Neuro-Protective CPR Strategy to Enhance Neurologically-Intact Survival for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients.”

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Bound Tree is a national distributor of prehospital emergency medical supplies, equipment, and pharmaceuticals for EMS providers. As Your Partner in EMS for over 40 years, we've made it our mission to help you save minutes and lives. We strive to understand your unique needs and provide you with the right products, services and support to best meet those needs. 
Bound Tree at a Glance
Bound Tree Medical is a national distributor of prehospital emergency medical supplies, equipment, and pharmaceuticals for EMS providers, including First Responders, EMTs and Paramedics.

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The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) is the premier professional nursing association dedicated to defining the future of emergency nursing through advocacy, education, research, innovation, and leadership. With 50,000 members worldwide, ENA advocates for patient safety, develops industry-leading practice standards and guidelines, and guides emergency healthcare public policy.
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Trauma Nursing Core Course

Every second counts when stabilizing life-threatening trauma cases. This course, taught by qualified nurses, prepares you with the knowledge, critical thinking skills and training needed to provide high-quality, trauma nursing care.

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For more than 50 years, Laerdal Medical has been dedicated to supporting the advancement of Resuscitation Science. Our lifelike and durable products have prepared generations of medical professionals and lay responders around the world to save lives and improve patient outcomes. 
If We Knew Then What We Know Now – Technology-Driven Tactics for Teaching CPR

CPR training technology has advanced to levels of measurement, assessment, and feedback that were just being envisioned a decade ago. Have you ever imagined how different CPR training would have been if practitioners were able to train the way they can now?   
Mindset, attitude, performance, and training come together to define patient outcomes and survival rates.

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Life-Assist has been supporting First Responders with EMS supplies and equipment since 1977. Our mission is to provide friendly, helpful customer service, a knowledgeable and responsive sales staff, competitive pricing, and timely delivery.
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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

International Association of Fire Chiefs

International Association of Flight Paramedics

International Public Safety Association

National Association of EMS Educators

National Association of EMS Physicians

National Association of State EMS Officials

National EMS Management Association

National Volunteer Fire Council

National EMS Quality Alliance

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Office of EMS

Strategic Media Partners


EMS World

Journal of Emergency Medical Services