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210 Fillmore Street West, PO Box 657, Preston, MN 55965          (507) 765-2153

 

The Preston Emergency Service serves the cities of Preston and Fountain and 7 area townships.

We maintain 2 ambulances equipped for basic life support.

We are always looking for dedicated members to join our service. If you are interested contact us through the phone number!

 

The Star of Life's six bars represent the six phases of an emergency call;

  1. Detection of the ill or injured;
  2. Reporting of the illness or injury and Emergency Medical Dispatch interaction;
  3. Response of the prehospital EMS team;
  4. On-scene care of the ill or injured patient by the EMS team;
  5. In-transit care of the ill or injured patient by the prehospital EMS team;
  6. Transfer to definitive care: (a) systematic transfer of care and responsibility from the prehospital EMS team to the emergency department EMS component, (b) evaluation & treatment by the hospital EMS component, (c) transfer of the patient to the necessary medical specialty - such as cardiology or surgery.

Preston Area Ambulance Service 911 Calls responded to

 

Nationwide deaths from
auto accidents

2004

223

 

1999

42733

2005

261

 

2000

43710

2006

227

 

2001

44091

2007

197

 

2002

45720

2008

~190

 

2003

42643

2009

186

 

2004

42836

2010

 

 

2005

43510

 

 

 

2006

42642