Boston EMS

Boston EMS is the City's municipal Emergency Medical Service, and one of three public safety agencies who respond to 9-1-1 calls.

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    Boston EMS 2013 Vital Stats

    In 2013, Boston EMS responded to 116,637 emergency medical incidents and transported 83,144 patients to area hospitals. To learn more about Boston EMS' 2013 performance check out our vital stats below.

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    Boston EMS Special Event Permit

    In addition to major events such as the 4th of July celebration and Boston Marathon, Boston EMS Special Operations provides medical support at hundreds of events throughout the City including festivals, parades, concerts, convetions, etc. To learn more about having Boston EMS provide medical support at your event, download the Boston EMS permit application and corresponding guide.

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