What does BUEMS
BUEMS provides each on-campus athletic facility and many Boston University events with Emergency Medical and First Aid coverage staffed by certified Emergency Medical Technicians trained to respond to every type of medical emergency. These EMTs are an important part of the Emergency Response Plan in the new Fitness and Recreation Center which features Public Access Defibrillation and a state-of-the-art First Aid treatment stations. This makes our facilities some of the safest of their kind. First Aid coverage can also be arranged for any department or student group event on campus. BUEMS already provides EMS coverage for events such as Commencement and Homecoming.
in working for BUEMS?
BUEMS employs approximately
50 university students certified as EMTs staffing campus facilities
year-round. If you are interested in working for BUEMS click
EMS services for an event
First Aid coverage
can be arranged for any department or student group event
on campus. If you would like to request coverage, click here.
Are you interested in becoming an EMT?
Boston University is proud to offer
Emergency Medical Technician training. This 140-hour intensive
course prepares students to take the written and practical
EMT exams issued by Massachusetts. Learn
more about this class!