City of El Paso Fire Department
Currently, leads the El Paso Emergency Medical Support Program which not only provides pre-hospital care to the citizens and visitors of the community, but also participates in special operations. The Emergency Medical Support Program provides medical surveillance and rehabilitation for public safety employees on the scene of large incidents in order to reduce work place injuries and illnesses. Emergency Medical Support Program also participates in search and rescue missions and training with the Combined Search and Rescue (ComSAR) team in order to provide the community with wilderness medical care. Bike patrol teams provide rapid medical response to citizens during large special events.
The El Paso Fire Department participates in training and public education activities in order to educate the public on injury prevention and CPR and participates in professional organizations in order to continue to develop and improve the role of pre-hospital care within the region.
Wednesday, July 10
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM