NG911 and FirstNet

The National 911 Program worked with leaders in EMS to create a non-technical resource to help EMS professionals learn more about the potential of Next Generation 911. This NG911 Guide for Leaders in EMS explains how NG911 and other communication technologies will work together to improve patient and provider safety. It includes case studies of EMS agencies already functioning in an NG911 environment, plus graphics and articles to illustrate how NG911 will enhance critical aspects of EMS agency operations.

Digital Edition

Next Generation 911Learn all about EMS in a Next Generation environment. This publication describes what NG911 is, the value it adds to EMS and several important considerations when transitioning.





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Understanding Next Generation 911The Guide includes two articles that describe NG911 and show the impact of advanced emergency communications on emergency medical services. A case study of Minnesota’s NG911-based EMS system explores the advantages NG911 has brought to its communities.



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NG911 for EMS Guide Complete Resource KitA number of resources have been developed and made available to help leaders in EMS learn about NG911 and share that knowledge with others. Materials available for download include articles, slide decks, infographics and videos.



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