BASIC LIFE SUPPORT SERVICES

Northeastern Berks EMS’ Basic Life Support (BLS) ambulances provide medical treatment and transport to patients who do not require the advance treatment or care of our ALS team.  Our BLS ambulances are staffed with two Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT-Bs) or an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) and an Advance Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-A).  The team of BLS providers are trained and skilled in the following areas:

• Patient Assessment
• Basic Life Support
• CPR & AED
• Oxygen Administration & Basic Airway Support
• Basic Emergency Care including
• Bleeding Control
• Immobilization/Splinting
• Assisting with Medication Administrations

KEEPING THE COMMUNITY AT THE FOREFRONT OF OUR MISSION.