EMS Tips

EMS Week Ideas and Resources

EMS Week is about a month away. If you are just beginning to plan for EMS Week 2012 you might be better off refocusing your efforts on planning now for 2013. Regardless of when you plan or celebrate EMS Week there are some great resources and ideas available.

EMS Week Ideas web site hosted by NAEMT and sponsored by

EMS Week Planner from ACEP which includes an article I wrote, 25 Ways to Celebrate EMS Week (starts on page 16)

Share your plans for EMS Week in the comments? What are your ideas for meaningful activities to recognize EMS professionals.

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.