ems

The Memorial Hospital at Craig EMS Division

Who We Are

The Memorial Hospital EMS division is an Advanced Life Support (ALS) service. We provide ambulance service 24/7, 365 days/year coverage.

We respond to an area covering 4,754 square miles in northwest Colorado. The topography includes high desert terrain to mountains and river valleys.

The town of Craig sits at 6,493 ft., and has a population of 10,000.

Primary industries in the area are ranching, oil and gas, coal mining and recreational tourism.

TMH EMS Statistics

  • YTD as of October 31 2015 we have handled 1176 calls.
  • YTD as of October 31 2014 EMS had 1035 calls.

TMH Fleet

TMH EMS has 3 4-wheel-drive, Type 1 ambulances. The newest to the fleet is a 2015 Ford F-350 North Star.

Equipment Standard for All Trucks

  • Lifepak 15 cardiac monitors
  • Stryker Power-Pro Stretchers and Stair-chairs

All of our trucks are staffed and equipped to provide advanced life support capability.

Training

TMH EMS provides quarterly training sessions currently for the community. The 2016 schedule of all training will be posted soon.

Teamwork

Our EMS staff and Emergency Department staff work closely together to provide a continuum of care from the field to the emergency department. When not answering 9-1-1 calls, our teams work in the emergency department to help provide our patients with quality patient-centered care. We are dedicated to living up to our C.H.O.I.C.E values of Compassion, Humility, Ownership, Integrity, Commitment, and Excellence.

  • Dr. Jeff Womble

Our Medical Director

Dr. Jeff Womble is the medical director for the TMH EMS Department.

For More Information Contact:

Elizabeth Metcalf, RN, CEN

Manager, Emergency Medical Services

The Memorial Hospital at Craig

Phone: 970-826-3211

Moffat County Medical Protocols

To download a copy of the Moffat County Medical Protocols for EMS, click here