Medical Support
Contact Us

Central Station

121 South Central Avenue

Somerset, KY 42501

Phone 606-679-1163

Fax 606-679-4945 

 

Station Two

209 Sallee Street

Somerset, Ky 42501

Phone 606-679-1164

Fax 606-451-1543

Medical Support

EMT

Emergency Medical Technician

(EMT)

All full time SFD Firefighters are required to obtain and maintain EMT certification for employment. 

Emergency Medical Technicians are certified by completing medical training that is regulated by the Kentucky Board of EMS and the National Department of Transportation Emergency Medical Technician Program. 

Several firefighters maintain a higher National Registry Emergency Medical Technician.

 

 

The SFD assist local Emergency Medical Service (EMS) in responding on all in district;

 

  • Car wrecks with injuries; providing Vehicle Stabilization, Patient Extrication, Basic Life Support and Scene Security

 

  • Unresponsive Patients; providing Basic Life Support (CPR, AED, Airway, C-spine stabilization, Patient packaging)

 

  • Limited or No Access; gaining access either Special Entry or Forcible Entry  

 

 

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