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

EMS Fatigue Education

2nd, August, 2018

Dear EMS Colleagues: The purpose of this email is to ask for your help. My team and I are looking for EMS clinicians who want… Read More →

Texas Exempt from Medicare’s Latest Ambulance Moratorium

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) extended the moratorium on the new enrollment of non-emergency ambulance services in Pennsylvania and New Jersey for… Read More →

Medicare’s Listening Session on Ambulance Cost Reporting

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) held a June 28, 2018 listening session on Medicare's upcoming data collection program for ambulances. Congress passed… Read More →

Recent Legislative News

Texas Legislature Hearing on the EMS Response to Opioids

The Texas House Select Committee on Opioids and Substance Abuse held a June 26, 2018 hearing on the EMS response to opioids. Ernesto Rodriguez of… Read More →

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 →