SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Nov. 26, 2018 - PRLog -- The Non Emergency Medical Transportation Accreditation Commission (NEMTAC) has teamed up with Medic-CE to provide exceptional online education to the non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) industry. This innovative partnership combines Medic-CE's dedication to high standards of content development and innovative technology delivery with NEMTAC's critical mission to provide national standards, company accreditation and professional development programs to the dedicated medical transportation providers throughout the United States.
In the upcoming months, NEMTAC and Medic-CE will launch the nation's first certification programs for the NEMT professional entitled the Certified Transport Specialist (CTS) and the Independent Medical Transport Provider (IMTP). These programs will complement a variety of industry specific topics that further enhance the care the NEMT professional delivers each and every day. "NEMTAC is working hard to be the trusted provider of education and professional development coursework leading to enhanced service delivery within the non emergency medical transportation industry," said Melissa Jankowski, Executive Director of NEMTAC.
Medic-CE's online blended learning model enables this partnership to provide the very best education to NEMT providers through high quality and innovative continuing education courses and programs. "We are excited to partner with NEMTAC, which is recognized by the American National Standards Institute (www.ansi.org) as the national standard developer for the NEMT industry," said Judson Smith, Medic-CE Vice President of Continuing Education.
Medic-CE, a Career Step company, provides accredited online continuing education for EMS and firefighting professionals. Founded in 2006, the company currently serves over 125,000 fire and EMS professionals and 250 fire/EMS/ambulance agencies. More than 250 hours of continuing education are available through the company's powerful learning management system. Medic-CE also offers Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) Solution and the option for agencies to add their own in-house continuing education and instructor-led courses. More information is available at Medic-CE.com.
The Non Emergency Medical Transportation Accreditation Commission (NEMTAC) was established as a healthcare nonprofit organization to enhance and promote the quality of care in America's medical transportation system. NEMTAC standards represent industry best practices designed to ensure consistently high-quality customer care, safe vehicle operations and ethical business practices.
In addition to accreditation, NEMTAC provides advanced education and training certificate programs to individuals seeking a career in the medical transportation industry. For more information visit www.nemtac.org.