EMS

Rescue 9 EMS

Hastings Fire & Rescue's EMS Division provides basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) service to the City of Hastings and Adams County. The EMS Division also provides ALS intercepts and transport services for the surrounding Counties.

Out of the full-time personnel, 12 are certified paramedics and 12 are certified EMT's. Hastings EMS operates four ambulances, two of which are staffed 24-7, and the other two are used as back up. Each EMS call sends an ambulance and a chase vehicle to assist with manpower. In 2012, this division responded to 1,816 EMS calls.