The District encompasses almost 1,500 square miles of Park County, Colorado (2,200 square miles). The District terrain is a mountainous, glacial valley located on the Eastern slope of the Central Colorado Rocky Mountains with an average elevation of 9,000 feet above sea level. (View Map of South Park Ambulance District)
Three 1st out & 1 reserve Type I, 4-wheel drive, ALS ambulances
Three 4-wheel drive Quick Response Units
All ambulances equipped with 12 Lead EKG & C-PAP
There are no hospitals in Park county, but there are 2 local medical clinics.
South Park Ambulance District has been a 911 response agency, providing Emergency Medical Services with career personnel since 1992. The District is staffed 24/7 with two paid, Paramedic (ALS) crews.
Emergency patients are ground transported to Summit Medical Center in Summit County
(Level III Trauma Center, 30 miles), Heart of the Rockies Medical Center in Salida
(Level IV, 57 miles), Pikes Peak Medical Center in Woodland Park (Level IV, 64 miles), various Denver hospitals
(Level I-II-III, 85 miles), and various Colorado Springs hospitals (Level II, 85 miles).
Helicopter transport is used for critical patients, weather permitting.
Please direct billing questions to our billing service, EMS Billing Solutions, Inc. at (303) 431-6181
For more information about billing, please see our BILLING page.
A variety of free classes are available, including CPR and First Aid.
For CPR class info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and registration.
Speakers are available for groups and organizations. Group-specific topics can be developed, but some sample topics include:
- "When to Call an Ambulance"
- "Recognizing a Heart Attack"
- "Recognizing a Stroke"
Please contact the District Headquarters to request class and event information: (719) 836-2055.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
South Park Ambulance District is a Title 32, Special District (local government) formed in January, 1992. The District is governed by an elected Board of Directors. Board meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The public is welcome to attend all meetings, but meetings may be rescheduled or cancelled on short notice. Please call (719) 836-2055 for more information. 2013 Board of Directors Meeting Schedule