Status: Member State: Full Compliance

Donnie Woodyard, Jr

Donnie Woodyard, Jr

Commission Chair; Branch Chief (CO)
Emergency Medical & Trauma Services Branch
Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246
Phone: 303-691-4932

Donnie Woodyard, Jr was seated as Colorado's Commissioner to the Interstate Commission for EMS Personnel Practice on September 4, 2020. Commissioner Woodyard is the Chair of Commission and previously served as the Vice Chair.

About Colorado's EMS System

EMS Compact Legislation
Colorado the first state to enact the EMS Compact legislation. Colorado HB 15-1015 was signed into law on May 8, 2015.

National EMS Coordinated Database Status
✅ Colorado is fully integrated with NEMSCD

Colorado's EMS Rules
6 CCR 1015-3 - Emergency Medical Services​
  • Chapter One - EMS and EMR education, EMS certification, EMR registration
  • Chapter Two - EMS practice and medical direction
  • Chapter Three - EMS data collection
  • Chapter Four - Licensure of ground ambulance services
  • Chapter Five - Air ambulance licensing
Colorado's EMS Statutes State EMS Office Links

Retired Commissioners

Jeanne-Marie Bakehouse

Jeanne-Marie Bakehouse

Executive Committee, Vice-Chair