Staff: Scott Weiss; John Middaugh, MD; Angus MacEachern; Glenn Savage, Bonnie Sorensen; Stephanie Bethel; Jerry Boyd; Mary Ellen Britt; Dennis Campbell; Rory Chetelat; Sylvia Claiborne; Alice Costello; Steve Goode; Mary Ellen Harrell; Forrest Hasselbauer; Dale Klabacha; Angela Jones; Eddie Larsen; Brian Labus; Ann Markle; Patricia O'Rourke-Langston; Christina Madison; Kieawa Mason; Naim Qazi; Walter Ross; Patricia Rowley; Jane Shunney; Leo Vega, Jennifer Sizemore; Jorge Viote; Leisa Whittum; Deborah Williams; Linda Zielinski; Valery Klaric and Shelli Clark, recording secretary
Rory Chetelat, EMS & trauma system manager, spoke relative to this item.
There has been a great deal of information in the media of late concerning this potential strike.
reviewed the role of EMS
- staff is responsible for licensing and certifying individuals working in the permitted agencies, as well as permitting the agencies themselves.
is not part of the franchise agreement, but staff does attend meetings to gather information and to answer questions about our role.
If a strike should occur, we will wait for the state, city or county to seek assistance in certifying out-of-state personnel.
has been in lengthy discussion with Las Vegas Fire & Rescue, who will feel the largest impact, as AMR
is the majority of the franchise.
verified the city can charge for services.