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.

2023 Meeting Schedule

January 18

March 15

May 17

July 19

September 20

November 15

Meeting Time:

10:00am - 1:00pm


Due to the Covid-19 global pandemic, and until further notice, AEMS Functional Group Meetings will be held via Zoom.

To receive access to our Functional Group Zoom Meetings, you MUST register.


NOTE: In addition to the meeting link, which you will recieve after your register, Zoom is now requiring a passcode access. The passcode for this meeting is: aemsfg

Upon registering for the Functional Group meeting, you will receive the access link information directly from Zoom to join our meeting.

NOTE: Due to cirumstances beyond our control, location changes may be necessary and at short notice. This page will be updated with all changes. Please check day of meeting to ensure the correct location. Thank you.