May 2, 2016

Did you know?

Many member agencies provide the opportunity for you to do a ride-along with them so you can see if call responding is for you.

  • Training in a variety of courses is provided at no charge to you, or is significantly discounted when you’re completing one course as part of a larger training initiative.
  • Most member agencies have flexible volunteer schedules to accommodate your lifestyle.
  • Many member agencies provide incentives and/or compensation for certain hard-to-fill shifts.
  • CSEMS has a brand new, state-of-the-art regional testing site conveniently located in Staunton.
  • Many EMS volunteers go on to have successful medical careers.
  • CSEMS covers more than 3,439 square miles of the Commonwealth.
  • There are over 278,000 people living in our service area.
  • There are more than 1443 EMT’s in the region.
  • Provider’s answer more than 56,000 calls annually.
  • There are more than 309 permitted emergency vehicles in the region.
  • The region is served by 4 local hospitals.
  • There are 3 Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) servicing the region.