Functional Groups serve to elevate the standard of emergency medical service (EMS) for the central region of Arizona. They provide the opportunity for EMS professionals and interested others to work together to develop programs and/or resolve problems in the areas of Prevention, Planning, Patient Management, Trauma, and EMS Systems.

Functional Group meetings are open to interested EMS professionals as well as the general public. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of every odd month commencing at 10:00 am. Functional Group membership is voluntary and includes voting members and guests. The current Meeting Schedule is listed below.

2019 Meeting Schedule

January 16

March 20

May 15

July 17

September 18

November 20

Meeting Time:

10:00am - 1:00pm


The July 17 Functional Group meetings will be held at:

Phoenix College – 1202 West Thomas Road – F Building – Hacienda Room, F121 - Phoenix, AZ 85013

Phoenix College OSS Building Parking

NOTE: You may park in North parking lot but DO NOT park in carpool and staff designated spaces or you may be ticketed.

Other 2019 Meeting date locations to be announced once confirmed