Section 0-380 - Scope

CMH EMS Education Manual


This manual applies to all CMH Pre-Hospital Services (PHS) employees when providing or attending any training activities and to students attending training provided by CMH EMS Education. According to the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP), the following is the description of the profession:

The Emergency Medical Services Professions include four levels: Paramedic, Advanced EMT, EMT, and Emergency Medical Responder. CAAHEP accredits educational programs at the Paramedic and Advanced EMT levels. Programs at the EMT and Emergency Medical Responder levels may be included as exit points in CAAHEP-accredited Paramedic and Advanced EMT programs. “Stand-alone” EMT and Emergency Medical Responder programs may be reviewed by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).


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03/06/17pdfAdded CoAEMSP definition of profession.
07/17/19Changed document number from 0.500 to 0.380
08/22/20Moved this section to the online format.

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