Emergency Medical Services

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.

More Information

If you would like to contact the EMS Division please call 603-472-1361 or email with questions or comments.