News & Announcements

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Tue, July 22, 2014

UPDATED: EMS REPLACEMENT LEVY ON NOVEMBER BALLOT

San Juan Island EMS will seek a replacement 6 year levy on the November 2014 general election ballot. Property values have dropped since the existing levy was passed.  A significant shortfall in property taxes and medical billing necessitated significant cuts to this year’s EMS budget. Unless revenue is stabilized by this levy increase, future losses […]

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Mon, June 16, 2014

Cardiac Save Rate Soars in San Juan County

Each year, approximately 300,000 persons in the United States experience an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) or sudden death with an average of only 7.8% surviving to be discharged from the hospital. But here in Washington State and San Juan County, the story is very different.

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Mon, May 19, 2014

National Emergency Medical Services Week brings together local communities and medical personnel to publicize safety and honor the dedication of those who provide the day-to-day lifesaving services of medicine’s “front line.” Please join us in thanking our first responders this week for the job they do.