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Emergency Medical Services
 
Tuition Reimbursement
 
 Information for Students
 
To receive partial reimbursement for training as an Out-Of-Hospital Emergency Care Provider you must:
  1. Verify that the training agency or school you plan to attend has a contract with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health Licensure Unit to request tuition reimbursement;
  2. Complete the approved training as defined in 172 NAC 11-002 for the level of licensure you wish to obtain;
  3. Submit an application for licensure as an EMR, EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic in the State of Nebraska.  The application and specific licensure requirements can be found here;
  4. Be issued a license to practice as an EMR, EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic in the State of Nebraska;
  5. Become an employee or volunteer with an Emergency Medical Service licensed in the State of Nebraska; and
  6. Submit a pdf icon request for reimbursement to the training agency or school where you completed your training.
 Information for Training Agencies

To request tuition reimbursement on behalf of a student, you must:
  1. Have a current contract with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health Licensure Unit to request tuition reimbursement;
  2. Submit an invoice to the Licensure Unit within 180 days of class completion or no later than June 15 of the year in which the course was completed that includes the following information:
  1. Name of the training agency as reflected on the contract with the Licensure Unit;
  2. Course name;
  3. Course location;
  4. Course completion date;
  5. Name of eligible student(s);
  6. Student’s final grade (pass or fail);
  7. Student’s EMR, EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic State of Nebraska license number;
  8. Name of the State of Nebraska licensed Emergency Medical Service that the student will be working or volunteering for;
  9. Reimbursement amount requested (see contract).
Mail completed invoices to:

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Public Health – Licensure Unit
 PO Box 94986
Lincoln NE  68509-4986
  
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