EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
The EMS Division is headed by Battalion Chief Scott Sedgwick.
Approximately 78% of the emergency calls for the District contain a component of emergency medical services (EMS). The mission of our EMS program is to be the leader in prehospital emergency medical services through well trained personnel rapidly providing excellent, cost effective care to all patients by utilizing appropriate equipment and technology in our unique environment. All of the District’s safety personnel are qualified to work as either a paramedic or EMT (emergency medical technician).
The District provides Advanced Life Support Paramedics and ambulance transport to the North and West shores of Lake Tahoe from the Nevada State line to Emerald Bay in El Dorado County, to Alpine Meadows, and on the lake waters of Tahoe in cooperation with the United States Coast Guard. The District also provides Paramedic ambulance service to Squaw Valley in cooperation with Squaw Valley Fire Department’s Paramedics.
NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.
For Ambulance Billing Questions Please Contact:
P.O. Box 269110
Sacramento, CA 95826
Phone: (800) 906-6552