The National EMS Advisory Council (NEMSAC) will host a hybrid meeting on Wednesday and Thursday, May 10-11, 2023, from 12:00 pm-2:30 PM ET. Hear the latest EMS/911 program updates, learn about new initiatives and innovations and be a part of the discussion during the public comment period. Members of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting virtually.
Embassy Suites Hotel at the Chevy Chase Pavilion
4300 Military Road NW
Washington, DC 20015
Virtual webcast available
Items on the agenda include:
- Updates from OEMS, Federal Liaisons and FICEMS Chairperson
- Strategic planning discussion
- Subcommittee reports, including:
- Professional safety
- Integration and technology
- Preparedness and education
- Equitable patient care
- Sustainability and efficiency
- Adaptability and innovation
- Ambulance crash data and statistics
Registrants who wish to address the Council during the public comment periods can submit comments in writing to NHTSA.NEMSAC@dot.gov by May 3, 2023. Questions and comments for the Council may also be presented using the live chat feature.
NEMSAC meets several times a year to discuss concerns facing the EMS community. Members of NEMSAC provide counsel and recommendations regarding EMS to the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS (FICEMS) and the Secretary of the Department of Transportation (DOT) through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
NHTSA is committed to providing equal access to this meeting for all program participants. Persons with disabilities in need of accommodation should send their request to Clary Mole by phone at (202) 868-3275 or by email to Clary.Mole@dot.gov no later than May 3, 2023. A sign language interpreter and closed captioning services can be provided through the Zoom meeting platform upon request.