A Certified Lab Instructor is an indispensable member in EMS education. A CLI provides oversight and guidance in scenario-based training by teaching and evaluating students in the practical application of EMS skills and knowledge.Learn More >>
DEA Warning: The DEA has published guidance documents for First Responders to protect against exposure to fentanyl...learn more >>
Public Access Defibrillation
The Life-Saving Importance of AEDs
Defibrillation within three minutes of sudden cardiac arrest increases the chances of survival to 70 percent. Shock within one minute of collapse raises the survival rate to 90 percent. OSHA now recommends AEDs in the workplace, and recent legislation may require your workplace to...Learn More >>
Emergency Medical Technicians
The New York State Emergency Medical Advisory Committee (SEMAC) and the NYS EMS Council (SEMSCo) have approved the EMT-B to administer aspirin (ASA) to those patients who are classified as cardiac related patients.
The NYS EMT-B Original Curriculum has been updated to reflect the change as well. Learn More >>