News Headlines
Fri. Mar 26th 2021
Job Opportunities:Northampton County is currently recruiting for both full-time and part-time positions of EMS Provider (Intermediate or Paramedic preferred).Shifts are 24 hours on with 72 off. Shift...
Sat. Feb 27th 2021
2021 Spring EMT Class Starts Soon ~ Students Needed ~Northampton County Department of EMS will be hosting a “mostly” virtual EMT class that runs from Saturday February 27, 2021 to Saturday...
Sun. Mar 29th 2020
CDC Guidance:What you need to know about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)Steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 if you are sick.
Fri. Feb 28th 2020
CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. The outbreak first started in Wuhan, China, but cases have been identified in a growing number of other loc...
Sat. Feb 1st 2020
Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu infection can result in hospitalization or death. Some peo...

The most valuable resource of the Northampton County Department of EMS is our personnel.  Our roster currently carries a combination of volunteers, full-time employees and part-time employees. Among these providers is an established chain of authority, which includes an EMS Director/Chief, EMS Battalion Chief, EMS Captains, EMS Lieutenants and Shift Supervisors. The officers share responsibilities as the Infectious Disease Designated Officer, Health & Safety Officer, Training Officer, Public Information Officer, and Privacy Officer.

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