EMS

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Hastings Fire & Rescue's EMS Division provides both basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) services to the City of Hastings and Adams County. The EMS Division also provides ALS intercepts and transport services for the surrounding counties.  Over the past couple years HFR has averaged over 3000 medical calls keeping crews busy.

Out of the full-time personnel, 12 are certified paramedics and 15 are certified EMT's. Hastings EMS operates five ambulances, two of which are staffed 24-7, and the other three are used as back up. Each EMS call sends an ambulance and a chase vehicle to assist with manpower.