EMSEMS provides care in the pre-hospital environment for patients with medical emergencies and delivers patients to the closest and most appropriate health care medical facility by providing non-emergency convalescent and ambulance for non-ambulatory patients.

Workload measures 2017/2018
Number of EMS calls: 5,990
Number of patient transported: 3,054
Number of miles driven: 104,801
Report the total time units are not available monthly: 9:03 avg
Percentage of scheduled unit hours that are produced: 99.74%
Percentage of ambulance emergency response times that are under 12 minutes: 55.25%
Percentage of chute times (wheels rolling) that are under 90 seconds: 69.87%
Percentage of chute times (wheels rolling) that are under 3 minutes: 77.1%
Percentage of time ambulances are dispatched and in-service: 37.5%
Updated 9/22/17


GOALSPROGRESS
Track and report the number of code stroke notifications that occur in under 10 minutes49.5% avg
In Progress
Map and review call frequency quarterly to assist in determining the proper placement of resourcesIn Progress
Add nine powerlift stretcher systems to further reduce the risk of injury to both employees and the publicIn Progress
Provide outreach to the community to educate them about EMS including Citizen CPR at a minimum of two public eventsIn Progress
Increase the number of CIT certified paramedics by one per shiftIn Progress
Analyze cardiac arrest calls and determine survival percentage for those patients that are witnessed and in a shockable rhythm upon arrival (Track and Report)In Progress
Establish a Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Team to assist employees with dealing with traumatic eventsIn Progress
Track and report the percentage of time a STEM I alert is made within ten minutes of the first diagnostic ECG65%
In Progress