EMSA Offers Tips to Prevent Drownings that Happen “in an Instant”

June 28,2023- Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) is encouraging families to take precautions to prevent drowning incidents ahead of Independence Day. As temperatures begin to climb across Oklahoma, many families will beat the heat in a pool or at a local...

EMSA Celebrates Emergency Medical Services Professionals as Stars of Life

June 5, 2023 – Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) has announced the organization’s 2023 Star of Life honorees. The Star of Life program highlights individuals who have demonstrated exceptional dedication, courage and skill in emergency medical services (EMS)....

EMSA Earns 100% CAAS Reaccreditation Score

Oklahoma City (May 2, 2023) – Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) received another perfect score on its reaccreditation application from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS). The three-year CAAS reaccreditation cements EMSA’s position...

Johna Easley Named EMSA President & CEO

March 29, 2023 – EMSA’s Board of Trustees unanimously named Johna Easley, MBA, CHC President and CEO during a Special Meeting Wednesday in Stroud. Easley has served as EMSA’s Interim President and CEO since January of 2022. “Johna has done an exceptional job leading...

EMSA Advantage In-house EMT School Launches in OKC and Tulsa

Tulsa & Oklahoma City, OK – During EMS Week, May 15th – May 21st, EMSA celebrated the launch of its first ever in-house EMT training program, EMSA Advantage. This program is a partnership with Oklahoma State University Fire Service Training. EMSA Advantage...

EMSA Announces Resignation of CEO

Jan. 18, 2022 — The Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) today announced the resignation of Jim Winham as President and Chief Executive Officer. Effective immediately, the Chair of the Board of Trustees, Wiley Williams, has asked EMSA’s Chief Compliance...