Providing Emergency Medical Services for Sherman County and the Cities of Goodland, Edson, Ruleton, Caruso, and Kanarado. NWKSEMS has a dedicated staff of Full time, Part time, and Volunteers. NWKSEMS provides 911 response for Sherman County and Inter-facility transports for surrounding area hospitals.
The Northwest Kansas Ambulance Service operates five ambulances have advanced life support (ALS) capibilities. We also house the Mass Casualty Equipment Trailer that can be deployed to anywhere in the Northwest Kansas area. Two ALS ambulances are on duty 24/7, one ambulance staffed by two full time employees and one volunteer does 911 responses. The other ambulance, staffed by two full time employees does inter-facility transfers. Secondary or overflow calls are covered by dedicated off-duty staff and/or part-time/volunteer personnel.
Providing the highest quality care of Northwest Kansas Citizens.