Emergency Medical Systems
The Division of Emergency Medical Systems (DEMS) serves as North Dakota's lead emergency medical services (EMS) agency.
DEMS is responsible for:
- Licensing ambulance services and quick response units.
- Training, testing, certification and licensure of EMS personnel.
- Coordinating the State Trauma System.
- Administering the EMS for Children Program.
- Coordinating the State CISM Team.
- Coordinating the State Stroke System of Care.
- Coordinating the State Cardiac System of Care.
The module was made available to ambulance services on November 7, 2018.
The Division of Emergency Medical Systems memo can be seen here.
The basis for Part III funding and the funding formula used was developed by the REMSA subcommittee and approved by the EMS Advisory Council as well as the North Dakota Department of Health. All related information can be found here.
In an effort to continuously improve the grant process and obtain a clear financial picture relative to future funding formulas, the Department is asking all services receiving funding from Part III REMSA funds to submit their current budget numbers in order to be eligible for reimbursement payments. Further information and the Budget Form Template can be found here.
The North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Systems (DEMS) is in the process of transitioning ESO Solutions as the new state repository electronic Patient Care Report (ePCR) software vendor.
Information regarding Rural EMS Assistance Grant Part II Funding.
Click HERE for important information from Sanford Health - Fargo to all regional ambulance service partners and EMS organizations.
Our website is continuously under construction. If you are looking for something that is not available on the website at this time, please contact us.
Are you interested in joining the North Dakota Public Health Emergency Volunteer Reserve (PHEVR)/ Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)? Our mission is to improve the health and safety of communities across North Dakota through the organization of volunteers sharing the common goals to serve their communities in times of need, prevention, and proactive planning. Click the link below for further information and online registration.