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 MEFIRS Administration
       Managing Staff in MEFIRS
       Unlocking User Accounts
 MEMSEd - Online Education System
 Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD)
       Do I have to be licensed in Maine to practice EMD or can I practice based upon my International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED) certification?
       Where can I look at the Maine EMS administrative Rules concerning emergency medical dispatch?
       Where can I find the EMD law?
 Paramedic Interfacility Transfer
       What if the patient has a device not listed in the PIFT approved device list that is essential for continued use in transport?
       Specifically, what is the training program these PIFT paramedics have completed?
       Our local EMS service has critical care transport paramedics (CCEMT-P). Are these the same thing as PIFT paramedics?
       What is PIFT?
       What are the classes of medications included in the 2006 PIFT program?
       How do I know if this transport requires a paramedic or a PIFT paramedic?
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 Comfort Care/Do Not Resuscitate
       Information about Maine's Comfort Care/ Do Not Resuscitate Program
       Renewing a Maine EMS license
       Applying for a New Maine EMS License
       Does Maine recognize a certification/license from another state?
       Becoming an EMS Responder
       How many CEH's do I need to renew my license?
       Online Continuing Education Courses
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 Medical Direction and Practices
       Approved Equipment list
       What are the Maine EMS standards for infusion pumps?
 Licensing Exams

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