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About New Bedford E.M.S.

Welcome to New Bedford E.M.S., where our commitment to the health and well-being of the New Bedford community is at the forefront of everything we do. We are proud to be the leading Emergency Medical Services provider in New Bedford, Massachusetts, dedicated to delivering the highest quality prehospital emergency medical care available today.

At New Bedford E.M.S., our mission is clear: to enrich the health and lives of New Bedford's diverse community by providing innovative, caring, and exemplary prehospital emergency medical care in a professional and compassionate manner. Our highly trained Paramedics are equipped to perform critical procedures like electrocardiograms and intubations in the field, ensuring that every second counts in saving lives. We work under the guidance of a dedicated Medical Director and collaborate closely with the Massachusetts Office of Emergency Medical Services. Beyond emergency response, we are committed to education, supporting local high school EMT programs, and serving as a precepting site for Paramedic Interns. Our dedication extends to community education, with public access defibrillators available in public buildings and schools, and a robust training academy offering EMT programs, CPR classes, and more.

Our Mission

At New Bedford E.M.S., we strive to enrich the lives of New Bedford residents and visitors by providing innovative, compassionate, and exemplary prehospital emergency medical care in a professional manner. Our mission is deeply rooted in our core values of dedication, compassion, and professionalism, as we work tirelessly to ensure the safety and health of our community.

Our Team

Our team consists of nearly fifty full and part-time EMTs and Paramedics who operate on rotating shifts. Many of our providers are also educators, regularly teaching CPR, First Aid, and other healthcare programs to the public. We take pride in our diverse and skilled team that is committed to delivering the best care possible.