Vermont Emergency Medical Services (EMS) District 12  is located in the Southwest corner of the State, nestled in the foothills of the Green Mountains.  VT EMS District 12 is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors composed of a representative of each of the medical facilities, ambulance services and first responder services operating within the district, and the District’s Medical Advisor. (Title 24 Ch. 71 Section 2653)

The District’s Medical Advisor is selected by the EMS District Board to advise on matters involving medical practice and to assist the EMS District Board in the establishment of medical control, development of treatment protocols, medical oversight of EMS educational programs, reviews and critiques of calls. The District Medical Advisor serves as a liaison between the EMS District Board and the medical community. The District Medical Advisor also serves as the Commissioner’s designee for purposes of credentialing and medical control. (Vermont EMS Rules Sec. 1.12)

VT EMS District 12 incorporates Arlington Rescue, Bennington Rescue, Deerfield Valley Rescue, East Dover First Response, Pownal Rescue, Manchester Rescue, Readsboro First Response, Salem Rescue, Stratton Mountain Rescue, Stamford Fire/Rescue, Mt. Snow Ski Patrol, Whitingham First Response, Winhall Police/Rescue, Village Ambulance Service in Williamstown, MA, and North Adams Ambulance Service in North Adams, MA.

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