The Town of Mount Desert is applying to the Maine Board of Emergency Medical Services for a new ground-ambulance transporting service license at the EMT level, permitted to provide care at the Paramedic level on some calls.
The Mount Desert Fire Department will respond to medical calls within the primary service area of the Town of Mount Desert. There is no change to the way the public requests emergency services; citizens should continue to call 911 for all emergencies.
The public is invited to make comment regarding the proposed application. Comments must be received by Maine EMS within 30 calendar days of this publication. Comments must be mailed to Maine EMS, 152 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0152.