• September 10th, 2018

Leaders from federal agencies with a role in shaping U.S. EMS systems gathered earlier this summer for a meeting of the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS (FICEMS). At the meeting, officials stressed the importance of collaboration with EMS professionals at all levels.

“Be our eyes and ears out there,” encouraged FICEMS Chair Ed Gabriel, deputy assistant secretary for preparedness and response at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).