The Minnesota Ambulance Association (MAA) was created in 1960 to represent the interests of ambulance services in the state of Minnesota. Initially, the association was started to address XXXX. In tackling those issues, it quickly became apparent that there were many other ways Minnesota EMS could benefit from an association.
MAA serves as an EMS stakeholder group to better delivery of emergency medical services in Minnesota. The association's board of directors and leadership continue to be called on to testify at government meetings or hearings regarding its position, or offer input on matters of importance. In addition, MAA works to create and promote opportunities for collaboration and networking between ambulance service executives, directors and managers.
The primary purpose of the Minnesota Ambulance Association is to promote excellence and quality in the ambulance industry in Minnesota and to:
The Internal Revenue Service has designated MAA as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.