University Of Vermont

UVM Rescue

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Organizational Contact Information
UVM Rescue
284 East Avenue
Suite 1
Burlington, VT , 05405-3401
United States
Organization Telephone: (802) 656-4287
Fax: 802-656-8077
Organization E-mail:
Organization Website: www.uvm.edu/~rescue
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About the School
School Type: Public
Total Enrollment : 14000
Undergrad Enrollment: 10400
Graduate Enrollment : 1500
Campus Type: Urban
Students Living on Campus: 5000
Heart Safe Community: no
Religious Affiliation: None
Athletic Conference: America East Conference
School Website: www.uvm.edu
About the Group
Level of Service: Advanced Life Support (ALS) (Ambulance)
Year Founded: 1972
Volunteer Members: 30
Paid Members: 2
Paid Administrator: No Paid Administrator
Portable AEDs: 2
Mounted AEDs: 0
Primary Coverage Area: Campus Wide • Surrounding Area
Coverage Details: Primary to campus, helipad, and non-campus health care facility. Secondary to South Burlington, Burlington, Winooski, Shelburne, Richmond and other surrounding areas.
Population Served: 60000
Group Vehicles
Number of Ambulances: 2
Number of QRS Vehicles: 0
Number of Golf Carts: 0
Number of Utility Vehicles: 0
Number of Bikes: 0
Number of Other Vehicles: 0
Total Vehicles: 2
Vehicle Details: 2006 Ford F350 Road Rescue-Type I ambulance 2009 Ford E450 Osage- Type III ambulance
Group Operations
Hours of Operation: 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
Annual Call Volume: 1300
% Of Calls On Campus: 60
% of Calls Off Campus: 40
Dispatch Method: Radio (Tones)
Dispatched By: UVM Police Services
Average Response Time (min): 4
Medical Direction Prvided By: Attending ER physician, Fletcher Allen Hospital
Operational Jurisdiction: Independent
Annual Budget:
Funding Sources: Billing, Donations
Training Offered: ARC CPR, VT/NREMT-Basic, VT EMT-Intermediate, King Airway
Additional Information
Additional Info: UVM Rescue is the primary receiving ambulance for all helicopter transports into Fletcher Allen HealthCare in Burlington, Vermont. The agencies transporting most frequently to FAHC are DHART (Dartmouth-Hitchcock, NH), NorthCountry Life Flight (Saranac Lake, NY), and LifeNet of New York (Albany, NY).
Images
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1 UVM Rescue Adds New Ambulance
2009-06-11 00:00:00
2 To The Rescue
2009-05-13 00:00:00
3 UVM Rescue practices rapid extrication
2004-04-01 00:00:00
4 Ambulance service adds charges
2004-04-01 00:00:00
5 A message from UVM Rescue
2004-03-30 00:00:00
6 Club Highlight: UVM Rescue
2003-02-18 00:00:00
7 UVM Rescue Celebrates a Generation of Care
2002-11-06 00:00:00
8 UVM Rescue to Dedicate New Ambulance
1994-07-12 00:00:00
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