DPH EMS Numbered Memos

The Wisconsin EMS program periodically publishes numbered memos to update providers and interested parties of important information. These memos are emailed to the services, and when appropriate, sent to every licensed EMS person in the state. Listed below are memos of interest from those published.

Official Number Description Issue Date Attachments Obsolete Date
EMS 20-02
Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems, Practitioners and Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) Regarding COVID-19 March 12, 2020
EMS 20-01
Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Providers in Wisconsin Regarding COVID-19 Associated with the Outbreak in Wuhan, China January 31, 2020
EMS 19-01
EMS Funding Assistance Program Reminders for SFY20 February 13, 2019
EMS 18-03
Information Update on Wisconsin EMS Flexible Staffing May 17, 2018
EMS 18-02
State Fiscal Year 2019 EMS Funding Assistance Program Information March 7, 2018
EMS 18-01
EMS Critical Care Instructional Programs March 5, 2018
EMS 17-08
2018-2020 EMS Provider Renewal Information October 26, 2017
EMS 17-07
2018-2020 EMS Instructor Renewal Information October 26, 2017
EMS 17-06
2018-2020 EMS Service License Renewal Information October 26, 2017
EMS 17-05
Temporary Regional Assignments October 9, 2017
EMS 17-04
Expiration Date Allowances for Current Drug Shortages July 17, 2017
EMS 17-03
International Cyber Threat to Healthcare Organizations May 13, 2017
EMS 17-02
Carfentanil and Other Synthetic Opioids May 10, 2017
EMS 17-01
2018-2020 License/Certification Renewal Requirements January 26, 2017
EMS 16-06
WARDS Elite Update December 7, 2016
EMS 16-05
Draw-Up Epi Use September 7, 2016
EMS 16-04
Use of RN and PA July 20, 2016
EMS 16-03
SFY 2017 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Funding Assistance Program March 22, 2016
EMS 16-02
Mutual Aid Agreements vs. Coverage Agreements January 13, 2016
EMS 16-01
First Responders as Members of a Legal Crew January 8, 2016
EMS 15-05
2016-2018 License/Certification Renewal Requirements October 28, 2015
October 11, 2017
EMS 15-04
Use of Zofran by Intermediate Services September 17, 2015
EMS 15-03
Out-of-State Licensure April 14, 2015
EMS 15-02
Mutual Aid March 16, 2015
EMS 15-01
Data Management Update - WARDS and NEMSIS v3 March 16, 2015
EMS 14-03
Naloxone Legislation August 22, 2014
Last Revised: May 23, 2018