Welcome to Texas EMS Alliance

 

The Texas EMS Alliance was founded to provide an informed and collaborative voice for the future of Emergency Medical Services in the state of Texas.  We accomplish this mission through a diverse organizational structure that calls for direct representation from the many agency types that comprise the Texas EMS system.  The Texas EMS Alliance believes that our credibility starts with a strong group of EMS Providers from across the state who have demonstrated their individual commitment to the communities they serve through strong ethical practices and a desire to provide the best patient care possible.  Some of our noteworthy attributes include:

  • A Representative Board of Directors
  • Consistency and dedication to transparency
  • A new member vetting process
  • Collaborative efforts to positively effect the industry as a whole
  • Member’s daily commitment to excellence

Click here to learn more about membership: TEMSA Membership Info

Recent News

CMS Listening Session on Ambulance Data Collection

14th, June, 2018

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will hold a listening session on June 28, 2018 to discuss the ambulance data collection program, which… Read More →


May 22 REPLICA Agenda Posted

The agenda for the May 22, 2018 Recognition of EMS Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact (REPLICA) has been posted. Click here to view the agenda. The… Read More →


HHSC’s May 3 Hearing on Proposed Ambulance Medicaid Rates

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) announced on April 17, 2018 that it will hold a May 3, 2018 hearing on proposed Medicaid… Read More →


Recent Legislative News

Nineteen Medical Societies Request Review of BCBS ED Policy

Nineteen medical societies asked the Texas Department of Insurance to review Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas' policy that fully insured and HMO patients may… Read More →


Texas Medical Board’s Proposed Guidelines for Opioid Antagonists

The Texas Medical Board (TMB) issued proposed guidelines related to the prescription of opioid antagonists and for identifying persons at risk of an opioid-related overdose.… Read More →


TEMSA Urges Calls to Congress on Medicare’s Add-on Payments

November 29, 2017 Re: Call Your Member of Congress on Medicare Add-on Payments Dear TEMSA Member: Congress must address several important items before the year… Read More →