Ambulance Advisory Council
- Date: 10/24/2007 6:30 PM
- Location: Government Center, Rm H
160 S. Macy Street
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
A meeting of the Ambulance Advisory Council was held on Tuesday, October 24, 2007 at the Government Center, Room H @ 6:30 P.M. with the following members:
ATKINSON, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M. STRAUB, 6:30 TO 7:05 p.m.
DORNBROOK, excused DUFFY, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M.
HAHN,(Phillip), 6:33 to 7:05 P.M. JURGELLA, excused
ADAR, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M. BROOKS, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M.
SENSENBRENNER, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M. STUTZ, 6:30 to 7:05 P.M.
BARTZEN, 6:30 TO 7:05 P.M.
Also present: Allen Buechel, Dr. Adar, Erin Gerred (see citizen’s attendance sheet)
Meeting called to order.
Motion (Straub/Stutz) to approve the minutes of the October 10, 2006 meeting. Motion carried.
Dr. Adar was introduced as the EMS Medical Director for St. Agnes Hospital. He reported on his background and his new assignment.
Director of Communications/Emergency Management, Erin Gerred, was introduced.
The County Executive reported on county funding for 2008. The recommendation is up 3% over 2007.
North Fond du Lac reported that the Village is recruiting a new Fire/EMS Chief. I-99 service for the district is going well. Fond du Lac reported that the city is very busy. They are up over 300 calls. A new ambulance has been ordered. Flight for Life is having a program Sunday, October 28, 2007 recognizing the 25,000th call.
Mt. Calvary reported that there are no major issues to report. They are upgrading to Image Trend Software Program.
Waupun has ordered 2 new ambulances and purchased six new computers for the ambulances. Overall things are going well.
Campbellsport now has laptop computers and printers in the ambulances. Purchased a new ambulance in 2007. Calls are down about 10%.
Erin Gerred asked whether Dispatch should send ambulances automatically to an accident when it is not known if there are injuries. Group agreed that this practice should continue.
Motion (Adar/Hahn) to adjourn at 7:05 p.m. Motion carried.