Professional EMS Associates and Associations


EMS Associations

International Trauma Life Support International
National Association of EMS Educators
National Association of EMS Physicians
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians
National Collegiate EMS Foundation
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
National EMS Management Association
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services
National EMS Information System
National EMS for Children (EMSC)

Federal Government

Ultimate Government Search Engine
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Emergency Management Institute, FEMA/USFA
U.S. Dept. of Justice Office of Domestic Preparedness
NIMS – Virtual Campus On-line Training Center
Required for all first responders / line staff: NIMS 100   NIMS 700
Required for all managers and supervisors: NIMS 200   NIMS 800
Office for Domestic Preparedness
Office for State & Local Domestic Preparedness Support
US Dept. Health & Human Services
Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration Computerized Info System
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
NHTSA CQI Leadership Guide Available
US Dept of Labor – OSHA
Department of Health and Human Services
EPA Chemical Emergency Preparedness and Prevention Office
The National Child Passenger Safety Board
Child Passenger Safety (NHTSA)


American Heart Association
American College of Emergency Physicians
American Red Cross
Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania
National Homeland Security Knowledgebase
National EMS Memorial Service
First Responder News
Emergency Care Research Institute
Mensana Clinic
John Hopkins Medicine
Welch Libary
Dept. Of Orthpedic Surgery
Harvard Neurosurgical Service
Harvard Spine & Peripheral Nerve Center
Mayo Clinic
National Institutes Of Health
Page, Wolfberg & Wirth, LLC
Kaiser Family Foundation – State Health Facts On-line
 FARMEDIC National Training Center
Wilderness EMS Institute
 Jems Communications
EMS Magazine
Emergency Medical Abstracts
JAMA Homepage
New England Journal of Medicine On-Line
EMS Guide
Emergency Magazine

PA Government

PADepartment of Health On-line Learning Management System
PA Regional EMS Councils
PA General Assembly – House & Senat
Pennsylvania Bulletin
State Legislative Activity
PA Emergency Management Agency (PEMA)
PA Emergency Preparedness & Bioterrorism
Emergency Email & Wireless Network
County EMA
PA Homeland Security
Northwestern Pennsylvania Disaster Response
Emerging Infectious Diseases: special issue on bioterrorism
National Pharmaceutical Stockpile
CDC bioterrorism info
GAO Terrorism Reports, 1980-present
Advisory Panel to Assess Domestic Response Capabilities for Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction (The Gilmore Commission): Second Annual Report, Toward a National Strategy for Combating Terrorism
Center for Non-Proliferation Studies, Monterey Institute of International Studies
IOM Report: Chemical and Biological Terrorism. Research and Development to Improve Civilian Medical Response
Emerging Infectious Diseases: special issue on bioterrorism
APIC bioterrorism resources
Harvard Sussex Program on CBW Armament and Arms Limitation
DoD Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program


Situation Room Radars
Weather Local/Regional/National 
Weather-Erie radarloop
PA Roadway 511
 Maps of PA

EMS Educational – Professional Resources

National EMS Educational Standards textbooks
AAOS textbooks
Prentice Hall – Brady textbooks
Mosby – Saunders textbooks
EMS Resources
Emergency Stuff
Learning Style Inventory – Hay Group

Emergency Management Degree

Other Links

VEMSACC (Voluteer EMS Alliance Crawford County)

Northwest Pennsylvania K-9 Search and Rescue
National Safe Kids
National Child Passenger Safety Board
Child Passenger Safety (NHTSA)
EMS Agenda for the Future
EMS Education Agenda for the Future