Office of the Medical Director

The Office of the Medical Director (OMD) is responsible for overseeing all clinical aspects of the EMS System including patient care protocols, credentialing programs, performance improvement activities, and education. The OMD also provides medical oversight for the 911 Emergency Communications Center and local law enforcement and school Naloxone programs. 

The Office of the Medical Director also serves as a liaison to area hospital leadership, the medical community, as well as national, regional and local EMS organizations. The OMD contributes to EMS research and is a training site for the KUMC EMS Fellowship.

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Our Vision

To strive for the best possible outcome for every patient by continuously enhancing the quality of care provided by the Johnson County EMS System.

Our Mission

Providing comprehensive, patient-centered, evidenced-based, medical direction to the EMS System by:

  • Ensuring patient care protocols adhere to best practices
  • Using CQI/QA and peer review processes to guide system medical education
  • Monitoring system performance through innovative methods and clinical registries
  • Advocating for improved collaboration between the EMS system and community health partners

Contact Us


Emergency Communications Center

11880 S Sunset Drive, Olathe, KS 66061


Phone: 913-826-1035
Fax: 913-715-2455

Medical Director

Bryan Beaver, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS
Johnson County Medical Director