EMS Licensure Extensions
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has announced emergency medical services (EMS) licenses. due to renew in March, April, and May, have been extended to June 30, 2020. It is IDPH’s goal to provide this extension to allow EMS personnel to focus on the COVID-19 response and the safety and well-being of the Illinois community.
EMS licenses impacted by this extension include: EMT, A-EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic, TNS, ECRN, EMD, PHRN, LI, EMR, Transport Vehicles, Non-Transport Vehicles, Ambulance Assist Vehicles, and Emergency Medical Dispatch Agencies.
As the COVID-19 situation develops, IDPH will keep you up to date with the most current information . Thank you for your continued support to EMS and stay safe.
Last Updated: 6/23/2020