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.

For the lateset Health Advisory from Alameda County Public Health Department regarding measles and ebola updates, please click the link below: Public Health Department - Health Alerts

Federal - State - County Ebola Updates: Public Health Department - DCDCP

Center for Disease Control and PreventionCDPH Information | CDPH State Health Officer Risk-Based Quarantine Order | EMS Medical Director Memo:  10/24/14 | 11/10/14


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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

  • The EMS Agency is in the process of choosing a consultant to help with EMS system redesign, development of a new RFP for a provider(s) and the negotiation of the resulting contract.  Those who are interested in reading about what we’re looking for with regard to that process are invited to review the consultant RFP documents below.  For those who wish to skip the detailed legal language regarding the selection process itself, information on the basic tenets of the EMS system redesign are contained in pages 4 – 10.

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