paramedics

Emergency Services

Hiker Rescued from Over The Hill Trail near Watson Lake

On Friday, February 25th at about 3:30 PM Prescott Regional Communications Center received a 911 call regarding a female that was feeling ill on the Over the Hill Trail near Watson Lake. When the initial engine company arrived on scene they found a 51-year-old female who was alert to her surroundings and had been out

Emergency Services

EMS Week is May 16-22

The Prescott Fire Department would like to recognize EMS week in our community. Over the last year, the pandemic has given people a small glimpse of the vital role of EMS professionals. The sacrifice and dedication of EMTs, paramedics and other EMS practitioners has rightfully earned them admiration and gratitude in their communities. Calling us

Opinion

Opinion: Will an Ambulance Be Available When You Call?

Our emergency medical services professionals have been devastated by the pandemic. By August 3, 35 emergency medical technicians and paramedics had died from the coronavirus nationwide, and the rate of COVID-19-fatalities for medics was about four times higher than the rate for firefighters. Thousands of medics have been afflicted, many will never be able to

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