Paramedic Curriculum

Bureau of EMS Policy Statement
Policy Statement #99-03
SubjectParamedic Curriculum

Paramedic Curriculum

On or before September 1, 2000 all approved Paramedic Education Programs must follow the EMT-Paramedic: National Standard Curriculum (1998).

The New York State EMS Council approved this curriculum at their May 25, 1999 meeting. Its use will be mandated for all programs starting on or after September 1, 2000.

A copy of the curriculum is available, free of charge, from the USDOT: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's website at:

It is available for purchase from the US Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, P.O. Box 371954, Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7954.

Issued by:
John D. Lewis, ALS Coordinator
Bureau of Emergency Medical Services

Approved by:
Edward G. Wronski, Director
Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
New York State Department of Health