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EMS: Scope of Practice

Clinical care

The scope of practice document identifies the skills, equipment, and medications approved for use at each identified level of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) licensure or certification in Wisconsin. The scope of practice is a description of what a licensed provider or individual legally can, and cannot, do.

This document was updated in March 2023.

EMS professionals can also access the 2023 Scope of Practice narrated presentation on the TrainWI website.

Wisconsin EMS Protocols

Service providers that would like to adopt the state protocols may contact their regional coordinator for assistance.

2023 Wisconsin EMS Protocols 

Last revised August 22, 2023