The Kansas EMS Association began in 1996 and has since been active in supporting all EMS providers in Kansas through the provision of seminars, conferences, legislative monitoring, and more.
The Kansas EMS Association theme is “Unity is Strength,” through which its members strive to improve the level of pre-hospital care services delivered to Kansas residents and visitors.
KEMSA currently offers 3 types of membership, which are individual (active or student members), service, and squad memberships.
Active Membership - $25
Active members of the Association shall be individuals with an interest and involvement in Kansas Emergency Medical Services (certified and non-certified); and that pay annual dues as determined by the Board of Directors. Said member is entitled to make motions, vote and hold any office of the Association; and is entitled to all benefits of membership in the Association.
Student Membership - $15
Student members shall be enrolled in classes of instruction leading to certification as an attendant in Kansas. Student members may serve on committees, but may not make motions, vote, hold office or chair committees of the Association.
Additional membership option: Administrators Society Membership(s) -
$25 - 1 person; $50 - 2-3 people from the same service; $100 - 4 or more people from the same service
Other Society memberships are available for no charge. Learn more about societies here.
- a membership for the service itself.
- a membership the service can buy for its employees, after purchasing the service membership.
(Prices below are the total fee including the $150 service membership.)
To join or renew your membership, download membership forms, or pay online, visit our join/renew page here.