Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Provides that a currently licensed EMT may perform emergency and non-emergency medical services in accordance with his or her level of education, training, and licensure, regardless of the level (BLS, ILS, or ALS) of the ambulance to which he or she is assigned when performing those services.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Defines "rural ambulance service provider". Provides that in the case of an in-field service level upgrade, an ambulance operated by a rural ambulance service provider may be upgraded to the highest level of EMT license held by any person staffing that ambulance. Sets forth items that must be included in an ambulance service provider's proposal for an in-field service level upgrade. Effective immediately.