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EMS Week: EMS Strong

May 17 - May 23

Presented by ACEP in partnership with the National Association of EMTs (NAEMT)

  • Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Day – May 20, 2020
  • 2020 EMS STRONG theme – “Ready Today. Preparing For Tomorrow”

Theme Days for 2020

  • Monday – Education
  • Tuesday – Safety Tuesday
  • Wednesday – EMSC Day
  • Thursday – Save-A-Life (CPR and Stop the Bleed) “National Stop the Bleed”
  • Friday – EMS Recognition Day

Details

Start:
May 17
End:
May 23
Website:
http://www.emsstrong.org/

Organizers

American College of American Physicians (ACEP)
National Association of EMTs (NAEMT)

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