GEORGETOWN EMERGENCY RESPONSE MEDICAL SERVICE

Services

GERMS should be called when a person in the Georgetown community may be suffering from a medical emergency or needs assistance traveling to Medstar Georgetown University Hospital.

Training

GERMS offers an EMT certification course level in the fall, spring, and summer. This class is accredited and regulated through the District of Columbia Department of Health, EMS division. Updates about the next GERMS course will be coming soon.

Membership

GERMS is a volunteer, student-run emergency medical service. We are made up of around 80-100 Georgetown University undergraduates who are nationally certified EMTs. Our emergency services are free to all of our patients.

Fall Hours

Fridays and Saturdays 8pm-8am

New Hours Starting Thursday 9/30!

Thursdays 8pm – Mondays 8am

Updates about the next GERMS class will be coming soon!