SVMC To Install DTMF Equipment

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center announced plans to install a DTMF decoder on their HEAR (Hospital Emergency Administrative Radio) receiver during Spring 2004. The exact implementation date has not been set but Corps can begin programming their radios to open SVMC...

New MAP (Mutual Aid Plan) for Wilton

Effective at 8:00 AM on March 31, a revised MAP will take effect for Wilton Emergency Squad. You can download the revised page #21 for your MAP Manual by clicking on the Downloads button at the top of this page.

FCC to Cancel Some Saratoga County EMS/Fire Radio Licenses

The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) has been conducting an audit of operational status of Private Land Mobile Radio stations. The audit includes public safety radio licenses operating below 800 MHz. The FCC announced on...

OSC Issues Wireless 911 Audit Report

The Office of the State Comptroller on February 18th, 2004, issued an audit report on the status of surcharge monies for wireless 911 systems in New York. View the report on the OSC site at: http://www.osc.state.ny.us/audits/allaudits/093004/03f9.pdf.

FEMA Releases HSAS Guide for Fire and EMS Services

Have you ever wondered what actions your department should undertake in response to changes in the Federal Homeland Security Threat Conditions? In January 2004, FEMA published a Guide for Fire and EMS Services on actions suggested in response to each condition level...

Council Recognized by American Heart Association

The American Heart Association in January presented Saratoga County EMS Council with a Community Training Center award in recognition of outstanding performance, leadership, and professionalism in advancing the mission of the American Heart Association (AHA) and...