The Kearsarge Fire Department provides quick response Basic Life Support (BLS) emergency medical services to Millcreek Township in Erie, PA. Our volunteer fire department staffs over 10 Emergency Medical Responders (EMR), 15 Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT), and 3 Pre-Hospital Physician Extenders (PHPE). Each apparatus from KFD is equipped with oxygen, bleeding control supplies and an AED, among other supplies.
The Kearsarge Fire Department works on a regular basis with Millcreek Paramedic Service, which provides Advanced Life Support (ALS) on all medical, vehicle, and rescue emergencies of Millcreek Township in Erie, PA. KFD is a co-founder of this company in 1999 when all 5 Millcreek Fire Departments came together to create an ALS to provide the best possible care of its citizens.
The team of volunteer firefighters at KFD will provide first response emergency medical services when the ambulance is delayed or coming from a distance. Our members train extensively each year to provide the best emergency medical services for its citizens in Millcreek Township and Erie, PA.