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EMS Management Organizations NEMSMA & IAEMSC to Merge

The National EMS Management Association (NEMSMA) Annual Meeting was held Tuesday, July 22, at the 2014 Pinnacle Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz.

International Association of EMS Chiefs (IAEMSC) President-elect Rob Farmer joined NEMSMA President Troy Hagen to announce that discussions are underway to merge the two management organizations within the next year. According to Hagen, the “new dynamic organization [will be] positioned better than ever to support the profession.”

Michael Touchstone, the executive director of the Philadelphia city & county EMS region, was installed as the incoming NEMSMA president at the meeting as well.