PHOTO: Have you ever wondered how many calls Escambia County EMS answers?
Escambia County EMS has launched a new information dashboard that includes:
EMS calls dispatched by Emergency Communications (updated daily);
Transports to local hospitals by EMS (updated daily);
On-scene cardiac/respiratory arrests (updated weekly);
On-scene overdoses (updated weekly),
ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI/Heart Attack) events (updated weekly); and
Motor-vehicle crashes (updated weekly).
“This dashboard is an opportunity to further educate the citizens about the services provided by EMS and Emergency Communications,” said Escambia County Public Safety Director Eric Gilmore. “Every day, the men and women within our Public Safety department dedicate their lives to the safety and wellbeing of Escambia County citizens, and we believe this dashboard reflects that effort while also educating the general public to the extent of our services.”