New Deputy EMS Coordinator Named

Tracy Weir, Assistant Chief of Operations for Waterford Rescue Squad has been named to fill the vacant EMS Deputy Coordinator position, effective December 15th, 2016.  In appointing her, EMS Coordinator Mike McEvoy said, “Tracy has taken a lead role in several...

Spring 2017 EMT Courses Announced

The Saratoga County EMS Council’s Spring 2017 course schedule has been released and sign up for classes on the Council web site is open.  Courses include an EMT Original and EMT Refresher at the Malta-Stillwater EMS main station and an EMT Original class for...

Dispatch Change – MA Mark Moved to 3 Minutes

Effective Monday, March 7th (2016) at 0800, crew confirmation will be implemented for EMS calls. If a crew has not been confirmed within 3 minutes of initial call activation, EMS Dispatch will Mutual Aid the call following the MAP on file. Confirmation means radio...

Field Pronouncements of Death Policy Issued

County EMS Coordinator has issued Policy 15-02, Field Pronouncements of Death in an effort to standardize this practice across services in the County. Multiple agencies contributed to this policy including the County Coroners, County Sheriff, State Police, numerous...

Radio Procedure Change

Effective 0800 on Monday, September 21, 2015, we will make a permissions modification to the 800 radio network to help EMS agencies comply with the use of an assigned TAC when responding and on scene of calls. Effective 9/21, the requirement to seek permission for use...

Radio Repair Portal Address Updated

Saratoga County Office of Emergency Services has moved the web portal for Radio Repair requests being submitted to the County radio vendor (Pittsfield Communications) to http://radio.saratogacountyny.gov.