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Weatherford Communications Center Implements APCO EMD

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  • Weatherford Communications Center Implements APCO EMD

    Alexandria, VA*– Weatherford Communications Center, Oklahoma, recently implemented the APCO Institute Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) Program. The center employs 13 staff members and provides emergency call taking and dispatching for Weatherford 9-1-1, Hydro 9-1-1, Thomas 9-1-1, Blaine County, Colony 9-1-1 and Corn 9-1-1. The emergency communications center receives between 1,000 and 1,500 calls for assistance per month. With APCO EMD certification, staff is now specially trained to provide medical assistance to callers while emergency responders are en route. The APCO Institute EMD Program is based on national standards and provides agencies with a systematic way to manage emergency medical service...

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