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Serving Our Community

911 Service and Dispatch Throughout the Region

The EMS team has stations across five counties and provides 911 cover for Burleson, Grimes and Madison counties, and part of Leon County. The team also provides peak hour service in Austin County to support St. Joseph Health Bellville Hospital. The Communications Center provides dispatch services in Grimes, Madison, and Brazos counties.

Serving Our Community

Emergency responders throughout the Brazos Valley rely on our expert EMS team for comprehensive training in acute care and trauma intervention, including Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS).

Our team also provides education and emergency medical support for community events, such as concerts and sporting events. Contact us today for more information.

Our EMS team protocols are in line with our Level II Trauma Center in delivery of acute patient care for best outcomes. Our team uses best practices and remains up-to-date on the latest in acute care delivery through our medical director.

Trained by the Best

Our ambulance and AirMed12 teams include paramedics, EMTs, flight medics, and credentialed paramedic shift supervisors, specially trained to intervene medically both in the field and throughout transport.

In addition to earning external certification, our EMS team members receive dedicated academy training in St. Joseph Health Emergency Centers to master our life-saving interventions. This additional training supports ambulance and air medical teams in delivering a consistently high standard of care across the seven counties we serve. It also creates a seamless transition of care for our patients, from the time our EMS teams arrive to our St. Joseph Health Emergency Centers and into other areas of our hospital.


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