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Emergency Medical Services Institute

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St. John’s University’s Emergency Medical Services institute provides quality training to Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) who treat a cross-section of patients primarily in pre-hospital settings. Paramedics and EMTs perform a number of medical services and are an integral part to the health care team.

EMS Mission Statement

As a Catholic, Vincentian University, we commit ourselves to the academic excellence and perseverance through the pursuit of wisdom which we acquire from, religious values, human experience, and knowledge through our mentors. Our mission is to educate Emergency Medical Professionals who are competent, compassionate and courteous. We commit ourselves every day to the core values of St. John’s University—Truth, Love, Respect, Opportunity, Excellence and Service. Once our students have completed their academic learning experience, we encourage them to bring that knowledge they have learned at St. John’s University, into the communities which they will be serving.

Training Programs

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) Original
Emergency Medical Technician Refresher (EMT-B Refresher)
Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic
Emergency Medical technician - Paramedic Refresher

Contact Us
St. John's University
Emergency Medical Service Institute
Dr. Andrew Bartilucci Center
175-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, New York 11365
[email protected]

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.