Bedford's EMTs and paramedics are available to serve you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Each year Bedford responds to more than 1,000 calls for medical emergencies and traumatic injuries.
Paramedics are trained to handle all types of emergencies, including mass trauma and life-threatening medical incidents. Our paramedics are trained in:
12 Lead Cardiac Rhythm Interpretations
Advance Airway Management
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Trauma Life Support
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Paramedics attend more than 1,200 hours of didactic and clinical instruction.
Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians (AEMT) are trained in:
Advanced patient assessment
Basic principles of pharmacology
Safely and precisely accessing the venous circulation and administer medications
Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) are trained in:
Basic life support
Each provider functions under the New Hampshire Patient Care Protocols developed by New Hampshire Medical Control Board.
If you would like to contact the EMS Division please call 603-472-1361 or email with questions or comments. The Bedford Fire Department's Medical Director is:
Dr. Joey Scollan
1 Elliot Way
Manchester, NH 03103