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New Orleans EMS provides Professional Medical Coverage for a wide range of special events in New Orleans, including festivals, parades, holiday celebrations and more.
EMS offers a range of services, perfect for all kinds and scales of events. All services include Advance Life Support (ALS) equipment with at least one paramedic. Three or more units require a detail supervisor; the cost is $75/hour with a four (4) hour minimum booking.
Click here to download a PDF of Special Event Medical Coverage Planning Guide
An ambulance crew consists of:
The ambulance is stocked with Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) medications and equipment. The ambulance is prepared to take care of all medical and traumatic emergencies.
Not intended to be a standalone unit. Should work with an Ambulance.
The New Orleans EMS Bike Team works well for densely populated outdoor festivals where traditional response vehicles would have difficulty gaining access to sick or injured revelers. All NOEMS Bike Team members are:
NOEMS bike teams carry the same equipment found in an ambulance just a condensed size and smaller quantity. Bike teams are useful in maneuvering through large crowds
The bike team consists of:
A sprint car consists of:
The sprint car is stocked with the same Advanced Cardiac Life Support medications and equipment as an ambulance. This vehicle does not have transport capability.
The all-terrain ambulance is used to extract injured or sick patrons from areas inaccessible to standard ambulances. This specialty vehicle then takes the patient to a first-aid station or awaiting ambulance while providing care.
The all-terrain ambulance is stocked with all of the same equipment as traditional ambulances and is prepared to take care of all medical and traumatic emergencies.
This crew consists of:
All requests must be made at least three weeks prior to the event.
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