EMS and Trauma Systems

Welcome to the home page of the DSHS program that regulates EMS and trauma systems in Texas. This website contains information about EMS certification and licensure, trauma designation, how to contact us and more.  

EMS Careers and Opportunities

Female ParamedicThe EMS Careers and Scholarships website provides information and resources on exciting career opportunities in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) industry.

Here you will find:  

  • EMS Employment and Education Opportunities
  • Why Join Team Texas EMS?
  • EMS Education, Training and Certification
  • EMS Education and Training Scholarship
  • A Look at EMS in Texas

View a special edition of Texas EMS Trauma News featuring: Team Texas EMS.