EMS.gov | EMS Week Message from Secretary Elaine L. Chao
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Thanks EMS Professionals in Recognition of National EMS Week
“You are making a tremendous difference for our country,” Secretary Chao says in video message
In recognition of National Emergency Medical Services Week, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao recorded a video message honoring the people of EMS and their families for their sacrifice and dedication to their communities, especially during this unprecedented pandemic. As the nation marks the 46th National EMS Week, we also recognize the 50th anniversary of the creation of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which has supported the advancement of EMS systems since its inception.