Welcome to the Department of EMS Education at Hartford Hospital, in Hartford, CT!

The Department of EMS Education provides educational programs for all members of the healthcare team, from bystanders and first responders at the scene of the accident, to doctors and nurses at the hospital.

The Department of EMS Education is one of the largest American Heart Association Community Training Centers in Connecticut. Course offerings include first aid and CPR for children, basic life support for healthcare providers, advanced cardiac life support, and pediatric advanced life support.

EMS stands for “Emergency Medical Services”, and refers to all the personnel and equipment that care for a patient before their arrival at the hospital. EMRs, EMTs , AEMTs, and Paramedics are all key components of the EMS system. In cooperation with the Emergency Department, EMS Education also provides medical control for area pre-hospital providers.

To learn more about the programs and courses we offer, click here!

The Department of EMS Education is pleased to announce that we have recently established a blog.  You may follow and interact with at http://hhemseducation.blogspot.com This is where all the most current information regarding the Department, including medical control will be posted.  Feel free to leave a comment

Send mail to Education.EMS@hhchealth.org with questions or concerns about the webpage.