Did you know…
CIEMSS provides training to over 900 Paramedics and EMTs in our region. Every EMS Provider is required to update their training and certifications such as; CPR, ACLS, PALS and PEARS -every two years.
Our EMS Providers need advanced training because of the long distances to hospitals and trauma centers so patients can receive the vital life-saving care that is especially important during long transport times
In a single year, our Cape & Islands EMTs and Paramedics respond to more than 75,000 calls for service a year resulting in more than 46,000 transports to local hospitals or trauma centers.
The nearest Trauma Centers are located in Weymouth, Boston, and Rhode Island. The nearest Pediatric Trauma Center is in Boston.
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