TITLE

National EMS Efforts Need Cohesive Plan

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Bruce
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Mar2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Several credentialed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) leaders in the U.S. have expressed a lack of cohesiveness in the national EMS efforts. A number of leaders have called for a national EMS administration to elevate EMS to an equivalent standing with fire and law enforcement. The National Fire Academy (NFA) consistently touches large numbers of EMS providers on a regular basis. The NFA has always had the opportunity to become the leader for the delivery of such EMS programs because it provides an exceptional educational experience overall. INSET: ONLINE TOOLS.
ACCESSION #
12627887

 

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