Who will respond when I call 911?
Depending on the type and the severity of a call, a decision will be made as to what type and number of units will respond to a call. A typical medical call will receive one ambulance. If the call turns out to be a severe emergency, it is very possible that additional resources such as the fire district and police department will be utilized to perform a vital function. At times, the call may be minor and reqiure less personnel. However, once on scene, it is the job of the paramedics to determine the needs of the patient(s).

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1. When should I call 911?
2. Why are ambulances sometimes left running while unattended?
3. Is there an ambulance fee?
4. What do I do when approached by an emergency vehicle using lights and siren?
5. What can I do until help arrives?
6. Who will respond when I call 911?
7. Do all communities provide the same level of care?
8. What is a paramedic intercept?