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EMS Task Forces

Task Forces are the resources sent to localities to help them meet their EMS needs during a disaster.  A task force includes:

Bullet Two ALS equipped ambulances

Bullet Crash/Rescue Truck

Bullet 12-15 EMS providers led by a trained Task Force Commander

Task Forces are organized on a regional or agency basis from volunteer, governmental, and/or commercial agencies.

Training programs, standard operating procedures, and organizational checklists are available to help you establish a Task Force.

Last Updated: 07-08-2014

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