Supervise the direction of Emergency Services such as:
Emergency Management – Establish policies consistent with state and federal government guidelines. Cooperate and coordinate with:
- Federal and state emergency management agencies
- Local governments
Professional and volunteer groups
All of the above is done in accordance with federal, state and regional standards in developing and/or updating procedures in event of natural or man-made disasters, (fires, hazardous material spills, nuclear attack, etc.) and to assure a plan of action. Coordinates activities of Haz/Mat planning.
Ambulance Service – Coordinate activities of:
- Emergency Medical Services Department in emergency transport and care of the sick and injured.
- Provide leadership in the interface of 1st Responder
- Teams with Emergency Services.