DPHHS Home       About Us       Contact Us       News & Events       Programs & Services       Health Data & Statistics

A - Z Index

About EMS


It is our mission to reduce death and disability by providing leadership and coordination to the emergency care community in assessing, planning and developing a comprehensive, evidence-based emergency medical system.

EMS System


The development of a comprehensive emergency medical service, trauma and injury prevention program is imperative to the well-being, health and safety of Montana citizens

It is our vision that we will achieve this through focused strategies in the following areas:

  • Leadership, Organization and Policy
  • Response and Transportation
  • Workforce
  • Financial Infrastructure
  • Regionalized Systems of Care
  • Public Access and Communications
  • Public Info and Prevention
  • Medical Oversite
  • Data and Evaluation
  • Medical Response to Disaster