Emergency Medical Services
The objective for Fishers Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Division is to maintain a high level of care by utilizing technology, in conjunction with evidence based medicine measured by patient satisfaction and outcome.
The EMS Division is responsible for management, education, and oversight of the department's emergency medical technicians and paramedics providing service from six stations, on four ALS ambulances, four ALS / BLS engines, three ALS / BLS ladders, and one BLS rescue.
The Emergency Medical Service Division works in conjunction with Fishers Police Department to assure all patrol officers' vehicles are equipped with an automatic external defibrillator (AED). The department also provides tactical paramedics for the Police Emergency Response Team along with continuing education for cross trained Police/Paramedic units.
Medical direction is provided by Indiana University Hospitals, Indianapolis with Dr. Sal Migliore serving as medical director.
The Fishers Fire Department will provide a basic and advanced life support EMS program to serve the critical medical care needs of the community by ensuring that the department has highly trained, competent personnel utilizing the latest technology while maintaining a high degree of compassion for patients. The department shall continue providing the level of service that the community has come to know and expect.
City of Fishers Special Needs Registry
The City of Fishers Special Needs Registry for first responders is designed to help in emergency situations. It can be vitally important for a first responder (a police officer, a fire fighter or an emergency medical technician) to know that a resident at the address has visual, hearing, mobility or other special needs. Register for the Special Needs Registry.
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)
The Fishers Fire Department is required by law to maintain the privacy of certain confidential health care information, known as Protected Health Information (PHI), and to provide a notice of legal duties and privacy practices with respect to PHI. The department is also required to abide by the terms of the version of this Notice currently in effect. Additional details may be found in the Notice of Privacy Practices brochure.
Post Ambulance Ride Survey
Residents who have used Fishers EMS ambulance services are asked to complete a survey regarding your ambulance ride and care received.