CAAHEP will post public notifications when new or revised Standards and Guidelines are available for review and public comment, schedules for Open Hearings are scheduled, proposed CAAHEP Policies open for public comment, and other announcement are necessary.
Open Hearing Scheduled
An Open Hearing on the Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Education Programs in Emergency Medical Services Professions is scheduled for Friday, January 20, 2023, at 5:00 PM(Eastern), at the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, 4200 Jim Walter Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607 (meeting room to be determined).Please review the proposed Standards below:
Proposed Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Education Programs in Emergency Medical Services Profession
Comments on the proposed Standards are being collected via survey at the link below. Please reference the annotated proposed Standards document above, and indicate the line number on which you wish to make a comment in the survey. Be sure to follow the instructions provided in the survey to ensure your comments are submitted. All comments intended for consideration by CAAHEP must be received no later than 5:00 PM Eastern on December 9, 2022.
Comment on the proposed Standards here (opens a Survey Monkey page)
Attending the Open Hearing in Person:
For those planning to attend the open hearing in person and require room reservations at the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, please contact CAAHEP’s Meeting Manager, Cynthia Jackson-McNeill (email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: 727-210-2350 ext. 2), as she manages the CAAHEP room block. The Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel’s room rate is $229.00.
Attending the Open Hearing Electronically:
Participation in the Open Hearing by electronic (online) means is available to those unable to attend in person. Please register to attend the online access of the Open Hearing below. Your registration for electronic participation must be received by January 19, 2023.
Register to participate in the Open Hearing via electronic means.