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Bureau of Emergency Medical Services

The mission of the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services is to continuously improve our comprehensive statewide EMS system in order to ensure excellence of out of hospital emergency medical care to all persons within the State of New Hampshire.

The EMS Bureau Chief is responsible for overseeing the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services' various functions. These include the dissemination of public education and information relative to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the Statewide Trauma System. The Bureau is responsible for managing the training, testing, and licensing of EMS providers, units, instructors, training agencies, EMS dispatchers and EMS vehicles, including wheel chair vans. (Law: RSA 153-A) (Rules: Saf-C 5900) It is also responsible for facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a communications network that includes citizen access, EMS Units, healthcare facilities, local, EMS Regional Councils, county, and state agencies. The EMS Bureau Chief serves in the position of Executive Secretary to the Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Coordinating Board, the Medical Control Board, and the Trauma Medical Review Board.

NOTE: For information regarding Fire and EMS Training throughout the state, visit:

Course and Exam Schedule (EMS Courses & Exams)

Scheduled Training & Events Page (Fire Courses)

EMS Recertification Options for all Levels

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EMS Licensing Process

Licenses to be DEACTIVATED 5/1/15!

National Continued Competency Program (NCCP)
Ebola Virus
Ebola Virus Information

More News from the Bureau of Emergency Medical ServicesNews and Events

  July 15, 2015
Monthly Narcan Use - Data Report
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  March 20th, 2015
NEW INFORMATION! NH Law Enforcement EMS Provider Level Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  October 6, 2014
New College Degree program availalbe for NH Fire and EMS personnel.Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol


Of Interest

NAEMT LogoCode of Ethics
2015 Patient Care Protocol Webpage, including Instructions
Brochure: Licensing Laws and Rules Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Course and Exam Schedule
Current MCB Meeting Handouts & Materials Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol(Updated November 18th, 2014)
EMS Best Practices
EMS Bulletins
EMT-I Conversion Process Information
General Admission Application Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Guide to Infection Prevention in EMS Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Investigation Education Presentation Microsoft PowerPoint Symbol



Bureau of EMS Reports

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