PREHOSPITAL ​​

 SSM Health Wisconsin and Madison Emergency Physicians (MEP) are partnering to provide a comprehensive pre-hospital medicine program that will advance the medical care provided to our communities starting from a patient’s first contact with emergency personnel in the field.  We are actively building our services to encompass the full spectrum of emergency medical services care including innovative and involved medical direction, extensive education offerings, and EMS system quality assurance design and implementation.  

GOALS

  • To provide education and training to all levels of providers involved in emergency medical services through simulation technology, hands on activities, and mobile educational opportunities in order to assist pre-hospital providers in providing the highest quality of emergency care.
  • To enhance and optimize our health system’s capabilities to care for our communities while maximizing our opportunities to advance the current integrated health network.
  • To collaborate with local, regional, state, and national EMS partners to assist in implementation of effective EMS systems.
  • To offer medical direction to interested agencies and assist in implementation of evidence-based emergency care protocols, quality assurance programs, and support effective performance improvement processes that are specialized to meet the unique needs of the community each EMS agency serves.
  • To support the missions of SSM Health Wisconsin and Madison Emergency Physicians