SEMPA strives to advance, protect, and promote the role of EMPAs through education, advocacy, and collaboration.


To be an engaged community of EMPAs dedicated to the delivery of high-quality emergency care — serving as the definitive resource for practice, education, and professional development of members.

Core Values

SEMPA's Core Values are to be:
  • The patient’s advocate
  • Engaged
  • Prepared through education
  • A unified voice
  • Inspired and be inspirational
  • Part of the solution
  • A leader in the profession and the specialty
  • A mentor
  • Exceptional
  • Humble