Emergency Medical Services

With a team of skilled paramedics and EMTs, WhidbeyHealth Emergency Medical Services responds rapidly to accidents and emergencies anywhere on Whidbey, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Rapid Response

  • Efficient, consistent and integrated emergency care since 1981
  • Response times among the best in the state
  • Approximately 8,800 ambulance runs per year, an increase of more than 2,000 runs in the past 6 years
  • State-of-the-art emergency medical equipment, emergency medications, cardiac monitors and defibrillators
  • Response and care coordinated with many other public agencies
  • The only state-licensed transporting agency and primary emergency pre-hospital medical care provider for Whidbey Island

EMS Levy

  • WhidbeyHealth EMS is largely funded by a levy run every six years
  • Our EMS has been levy-funded since 1978
  • The primary election for this levy is August 7, 2018
  • THIS IS NOT A NEW LEVY: This levy is a continuation of the existing levy at $0.50 per $1000 assessed property value – previously approved by voters

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Constantly in Motion
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Partnerships
Medical Oversight
Community Education
Disaster Preparedness

When to Call 911

 

"EMS saved my life. Thank you, EMS."
Oak Harbor resident Wayne Locke