Emergency Medical Services

Alameda County Emergency Medical Services (ALCO EMS) is a division of Healthcare Services Agency. The primary purpose of Alameda County EMS is to provide oversight and administration of medical 911 responses throughout the county. We ensure the quality of the 911 response through policy development, contract monitoring, research, education and community programs.


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EMS News and Events

    Alameda County Health Pipeline Partnership’s (ACHPP) launches a virtual mentorship compaign encouraging Young Men Of Color to pursue jobs and careers in the Health Workforce.

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ALCO EMS Reports

    The Alameda County EMS Agency is a patient centered Local Emergency Medical Services Agency. With this patient centered perspective, Alameda County EMS understands that the practice of medicine is dynamic. Input from field providers and the public we serve is essential in developing and improving the 2015 Quality Improvement Program Plan.

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EMTs and Paramedics

  • Thank you to all that submitted 2017 policy update ideas.  Click here to see the 2017 Proposed Policy Update.  Although the deadline for submitting written comments is June 24, 1600, please…….please submit written responses here SOONER THAN LATER so that we can make any changes to these policies before EMOC. Public Comment at EMOC will be held on July 25, 1000-1200 at ALCO EMS.
  • EMS Week 2016 - Called To Care.  Thank you for your service.
  • 2016 EMS Field Manual now available. Visit webpage | PDF format.
  • 2016 EMS Field Policy Change Summary
  • System Redesign - EMS Update #1.
  • Ambulance System Redesign Project - Citygate Update #1.
  • System Redesign RFP
  • EMS Blog
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