The Emergency Medical Services Council will advise City Council with respect to the provision of training to emergency rescue technicians, the acquisition of therapeutic and record-keeping equipment, the provision of a medical communications network, applications to various grant sources, disaster planning, and such other matters as the City Council may refer to the Council.
The Council meets quarterly at the call of the Chair.
2 YEAR TERM
12 Members appointed by City Council:
1 Emergency Room Physician from Alexandria Hospital
1 Rep. of the Alex. Med. Soc. who has privileges at Alex. Hosp.
1 Representative of the Emergency Nurses Assn. from Alex. Hosp.
1 Representative of the hospital administration at Alex. Hosp.
1 Representative of the Federation of Civic Associations
1 Representative of the Alexandria Red Cross
1 Representative of nursing homes located in the City
Alexandria's Operational Medical Director
4 Ex Officio Members:
The City Manager or designee; the Fire Chief; the Director of the
Fire Dept. Emergency Medical Services Division; and one Emergency
Rescue Technician selected from among the City's Emergency Rescue
Technicians by his peers through a voting process established by
the Fire Chief
City Staff: ANDREW SNEAD, FIRE DEPT., 703-838-6413
For any question related to the EMS Council website content, please email Rob Rapanut.