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EMS Registry System Updates

The Pennsylvania Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (BEMS) plans to update the online EMS Registry system at the end of November 2017. As most of you are aware, the EMS Registry system manages your certification and continuing education...

PA Bureau of EMS Director Position

PA Department of Health, Bureau of EMS Director Position Posted The PA Department of Health, Bureau of EMS has announced the position of statewide EMS Director is now available through 10/26/2017. Click here to apply and/or review the job...

PEHSC Resource-CLIA FAQ and Sample Application

All EMS agencies (i.e. BLS, IALS, ALS, etc.) doing diagnostic testing of human samples, including blood glucose testing, must have a CLIA Waiver.  This document provides information on CLIA and explains the process to obtain a CLIA waiver. As with any FAQ, it is...

Updates to ALS Certification Expiration Dates

All providers above the EMT level will be receiving correspondence from the Bureau of EMS indicating changes to their ALS certification dates.  All ALS providers will eventually be transitioned to an expiration date of December 31, 2019, with following expiration...