News : HEMSI's 911 Call Center Receives International Accreditation
Huntsville, AL, USA, June 18, 2015 -- Huntsville's 911 call center for its ambulance service is now internationally accredited.
Thursday, the organization announced it is the 193rd Emergency Medical Dispatch-accredited center in the world.
HEMSI achieved the recognition for demonstrating high standards of excellence in system oversight, quality improvement programs, and certification of all emergency call takers.
"We're proud of our dispatchers but the people who call 911, they are the winners, they're the ones who are going to get quick accurate help," said Don Webster, HEMSI's chief operations officer.
This achievement is the highest distinction in 911 emergency communication services.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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HEMSI (Huntsville Emergency Medical Services, Inc.) is Madison County’s 501(c)3/not-for-profit ambulance service provider offering world-class service and the highest standards of care.
Published: Monday, June 22, 2015