Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is Emergency Medical Service (EMS)?

  • How is the department of EMS organized?

  • Where is the administrative office of EMS located?

  • How do I learn more about pursuing a career in EMS?

  • What are the requirements for certification or licensure as an EMT or Paramedic in Texas?

  • What is a medical director?

  • What is a battalion chief?

  • What is an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)?

  • What is a bike medic?

  • What is a tactical medic?

  • What is a tox-medic?

  • What is an MICU?

  • What is an AMBUS?

  • What is a squad?

  • How do I pay an ambulance bill?

  • What is aeromedical transportation/evacuation

  • What does the term "Posting" mean?

  • What is a mass-gathering event?

  • What is the difference between a personal representative and a POA?

  • What does the term HIPAA mean?