Emergency Medical Services

Alberta Health Services - Provincial Health Services

Provides ambulance response for emergency 911 requests in the community and inter-facility ground and air ambulance transport between healthcare facilities.

Provides emergency medical services (EMS) through a combination of AHS staff, contracts with municipalities, and contracts with private providers. Services include:

  • receives requests for service from municipal 911 centres and dispatching the closest, most appropriate staff
  • responds to requests for service with trained staff including paramedics, emergency medical technicians, and emergency medical responders
  • provides care and treatment to sick and injured people in the community, which is guided by medically approved protocols
  • transports people to an appropriate medical facility
  • coordinates and completes the transfer of patients between healthcare facilities using ground and air ambulance resources
  • other community healthcare activities including care in health facilities, prevention and education, care in the community, and home care

Key Provider: advanced care paramedics (ACPs), emergency communication officers (ECOs), emergency medical responders (EMRs), primary care paramedics (PCPs)
Application Process
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
911 (for emergency only)
Interpreter/Translation services
Fee: Yes,

Fees vary - please contact for details.

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: N/A
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 16, 2023
3000 48 Street
Stony Plain, AB, T7Z 2Y1
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