Serves as a first-responder agency and provides patient care at the EMT-B level to help those experiencing medical emergencies on UNC Main Campus
Stabilizes and prepares patients to be transported for an average of 13 minutes before transporting unit arrival
Average response time of 4 minutes in 2022-2023 operations
Members ride on neighboring county ambulances to experience different EMS systems and a wide-variety of call types throughout the semester
Assists UNC Campus Health in patient care throughout the various Campus Health clinics
Work as vaccinators with Campus Health in the Student Stores Pharmacy & Orange County
Please contact us using the emails on the "Contact Campus EMS Leaders" tab for bystander education course inquiries. Please use this link to register for our FREE HeartSafe Bystander CPR and First Aid education courses.
Volunteered over 300 hours at both COVID-19 and Influenza vaccination clinics during fall of 2022, administering over 4,000 immunizations to students, faculty, and staff
Stabilize and treat patients during mass casualty incidents with Orange County EMS including Halloween, NCAA events, etc.
Help educate students on life-saving skills & public health issues through designing and teaching community education courses
Lead initiatives to promote equality for all students
Fall Fest 2022
Campus EMS High-Fidelity Simulation Training
Training with UNC Air Care
Training with UNC Air Care
Community Outreach Bystander Education Training
Sharing the impact of UNC EMS vaccination efforts at NCEMSF
HeartSafe Status Recognition at the National Collegiate EMS Conference
Halloween MCI Staffing
Treatment Center UNC vs. KU NCAA Basketball Championship Game
Treatment Center UNC vs. Duke NCAA Basketball Final Four Game
MCI Scenario Day with Duke EMS
UNC Campus EMS is funded by UNC Campus Health as well as through generous donations from our community. Any and all donations to our mission are greatly appreciated! You may use this link to donate to our donation fund: https://give.unc.edu/donate?p=main&f=602451
UNC Campus EMS would like to give a special thank you to UNC Parents Council for their donation to assist with crucial start-up equipment. We greatly appreciate the UNC Parents Council’s support of UNC Campus EMS in our pursuit of service for the Carolina community.
The application process to join us in FALL 2023 consists of the written application below followed by an interview and skills assessment. We will reach out to you after reviewing your written application to provide you with more information regarding the in-person components. *Applications for Fall 2023 are now open. Applications will remain open until September 22nd 2023, so please attend an info session prior to submission to ensure that UNC EMS is a good fit for you.*
If you are not yet EMT certified but still looking to become a member of our team, please fill out the following form by September 22nd, 2023.