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

November 20

2020 Meeting Schedule

January 15

March 18

May 20

July 15

September 16

November 18

Meeting Time:

10:00am - 1:00pm


The November 20 Functional Group meetings will be held at:

Phoenix College – 1202 West Thomas Road – OSS Building – Willo Conference Room- 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