Tulane University

Tulane Emergency Medical Service (TEMS)

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Organizational Contact Information
Tulane Emergency Medical Service (TEMS)
6823 St. Charles Avenue
Building 92
New Orleans, LA , 70118
United States
Organization Telephone: (504) 865-5868
Fax: (504) 865-5253
Organization E-mail:
Organization Website: tulane.edu/health/tems/

About the School
School Type: Private
Total Enrollment : 15000
Undergrad Enrollment:
Graduate Enrollment :
Campus Type: Urban
Students Living on Campus: 3000
Heart Safe Community: no
Religious Affiliation:
Athletic Conference: Big East Conference
School Website: www.tulane.edu
About the Group
Level of Service: Basic Level (BLS) (Ambulance)
Year Founded: 1981
Volunteer Members: 39
Paid Members: 0
Paid Administrator: No Paid Administrator
Portable AEDs: 8
Mounted AEDs: 5
Primary Coverage Area: Campus Wide • Surrounding Area
Coverage Details: 12 sq. mi. in Uptown New Orleans, Louisiana and Region One Mutual Aid
Population Served: 15000
Group Vehicles
Number of Ambulances: 3
Number of QRS Vehicles: 2
Number of Golf Carts: 0
Number of Utility Vehicles: 0
Number of Bikes: 0
Number of Other Vehicles: 1
Total Vehicles: 4
Vehicle Details: (2) Wheeled Coach CitiMedic Type III, (1) Custom Braun Express Type III, (1) 16' Disaster Response Trailer, (1) Honda Ridgeline outfitted as sprint truck (1) Ford Explorer outfitted as sprint truck
Group Operations
Hours of Operation: 24
Annual Call Volume: 750
% Of Calls On Campus:
% of Calls Off Campus:
Dispatch Method: Radio (Tones)
Dispatched By: Tulane University Police Department
Average Response Time (min): 4
Medical Direction Prvided By: Student Health Center MD
Operational Jurisdiction: Student Health Center
Annual Budget:
Funding Sources: Associated Student Body and Student Health Center. Patients are not billed for services.
Training Offered: NREMT-B, CPR (AHA BLS-HCP), CEVO-II, Advanced Drills
Additional Information
Additional Info:
Images
Images (6)
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1 TEMS to the Rescue
2005-09-19 00:00:00
2 Local EMT heads to New Orleans
2005-09-03 00:00:00
3 Tulane EMS Team Saves Cabbie's Life
2000-10-21 00:00:00
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