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EMS Grants & Projects

Learn more about MCRH's EMS grants and projects.

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EMS Continuing Education

Learn more about the Continuing Education credits for EMS professionals offered by the Michigan Center for Rural Health. 

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EMS Resources

Learn more about EMS resources that are provided throughout rural Michigan. 

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Andrea Abbas MS NRP IC CP-C

Andrea Abbas is the EMS Programs Manager for the Michigan State Office of Rural Health. With over 20 years of EMS industry experience in various leadership roles including Field Training Officer, Supervisor, Quality Assurance & Compliance Manager, EMS Director, Innovation Coordinator, Consultant and Programs Management. Andrea is skilled in system management, training & education, administration, and project management. She has work experience in frontier, rural, suburban, and urban EMS systems. In addition to her leadership experience, she brings years of experience working in the ambulance and emergency department. Andrea holds her National Registry Paramedic license, Community Paramedic certification and Instructor Coordinator license in addition to her formal education and degree’s. Andrea is an avid blogger, national speaker and consultant.


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