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Ambulance

EMT workers in actionThe Franklin County Emergency Medical Service ambulance program is made up of skilled, caring, and professional emergency medical service providers proudly serving the citizens and visitors of Franklin County. The service is comprised of Advanced Life Support providers, in the roles of Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic.  Utilizing three ambulances stationed throughout the county, the service provides state of the art care to ill and injured patients.  The Franklin County Emergency Medical Services specialize in the rapid care and stabilization of all types of patients, with a focus on the critical patients suffering from airway and respiratory compromise, cardiac disorders, stroke, and traumatic injuries.

Weems currently manages a fleet of three ambulances and two backup vehicles that are stationed throughout the county in Eastpoint and Lanark.

Each Weems Ambulance contains the following:

  • Lifepak 15 cardiac monitors equipped with the latest technology in cardiac rhythm monitoring and correction
  • A full array of advanced medications for the treatment of all cardiac and medical disorders
  • Lucas 2 automated CPR devices providing the best in technology and circulation during caridac arrest