by Mike Senf
The Town of Webb Board and the Old Forge Ambulance Corps entered into an agreement on November 19, 2015, committing the town to partial funding of Advanced Life Support (ALS) administered by the Ambulance Corps. The service began on January 1, 2016.
The need for this funding came about because over 70% of ambulance calls require this level of care.
In years past, the Ambulance Corps was able to staff its operations with volunteer EMTs and Paramedics (ALS providers) from the community. Continue reading