Why should I join MEMSA?
You should join to take advantage of the many benefits offered by MEMSA. Here are a few:
- PUBLICATIONS: As a MEMSA member, you will receive the MEMSA newsletter. It is filled with information designed to keep you abreast of the latest developments in EMS.
- EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE: MEMSA hosts an annual conference in the fall of the year which offers administrative, clinical, and instructor workshops, all approved for the National Registry continuing education credits.
- AWARDS: Each year MESMA presents an "EMT of the Year Award" and "EMS Service of the Year Award" to a person and EMS service for significant contributions to the EMS profession. The "First Responder of the Year award" is presented to a First Responder Squad member. Other awards given by MEMSA include: "Meritorious Service award" and the "Golden Stork award".
- SCHOLARSHIP: Each year MEMSA presents the Ed Peterson scholarship to a first time EMT or First Responder who is taking or going to take the class.