EMS Programs

Welcome to the St.Vincent Indianapolis EMS Internet Education page. This site outlines some of the educational offerings given by the EMS education department at St.Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis.

Our Mission

The St. Vincent Emergency Medical Services program will provide the individual the opportunity to obtain the skills and knowledge to effectively perform in the pre-hospital emergency medical setting, with attention given to professionalism, respect and compassion to all who call upon these services.

Core Members

Dr. Michael Kaufmann, M.D.
Medical Director for EMS and PHI Air Medical

Dr. Peter A. Dillman, Ed. D, WEMT-P, OU
Director, Emergency Medical Services

Cheryl Garvey
Administrative Assistant

Katherine Ricketts R.N., EMT-P
Program Director for Paramedic and EMT Programs

Lindi Holt, PHD, NCEE, EMT-P, EMS Educator
EMS Educator

Roger Ricketts EMT-P
Paramedic Clinical Coordinator

James Ginder, M.S., WEMT, PI, CHES
EMS Educator

Kim Viehe, B.S., EMT-P, PI
Program Director for the American Heart Association Courses and the Human Cadaver Lab

Beth Rice, B.A.
AHA CPR and Safe Sitter Coordinator

Debra Taylor, EMT-P, PI
AHA Educator

Rick Viehe, EMT-P, PI
AHA and Cadaver Lab Educator