EMS & Paramedic Program

Welcome to the St.Vincent Indianapolis EMS Internet Education page. This site outlines some of the educational offerings given by the EMS education department at St.Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis.

Our Mission

The St. Vincent Emergency Medical Services program will provide the individual the opportunity to obtain the skills and knowledge to effectively perform in the pre-hospital emergency medical setting, with attention given to professionalism, respect and compassion to all who call upon these services.

Core Members

Dr. Michael Kaufmann, M.D., FACEP
Medical Director for EMS, StatFlight, Critical Care Transport

Jane Whinnery, RN, MSHCM, BSM, FNE
Executive Director, Emergency Medical Services

Cheryl Garvey
Administrative Assistant, EMS Education

James Ginder, MS, NREMT, PI, NCEE
EMS Educator, EMT Program

Beth Rice, BA, EMT-B
AHA CPR and Safe Sitter Coordinator

Debra Taylor, PI, EMT-P
AHA Educator

Mindy Collins, PI, NRP
EMS Educator, Paramedic Program
Jill Perry, MS, EMT-P
EMS Liaison

Wendall Howard, PI, NCEE, NRP
EMS Educator