Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provide for immediate pre-hospital care of the sick and injured. The DeKalb Fire Department is a member of the Kishwaukee Community Emergency Medical Services System.
Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is a major part of our service to the citizens of DeKalb and the fire protection district. We strive to provide the best and most cost effective service possible.
EMS Equipment and Supplies are overseen by the Shift 3 Captain. Two Lieutenants from Shift 3 assist the Captain with all logistical considerations of EMS equipment and supplies used by paramedics. Some areas include:
Ambulance inventories - All equipment stored on ambulances