What We Do...
Our Goal is to Fill the Community's Needs by Providing for the Health and Well-Being of Our Citizens.
Emergency Dial 911:
In an Emergency, ALWAYS Dial 911
Updated: May 26, 2014
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Rittman EMS is the First-Line of Defense for the Public's Health, Safety, and Well-Being.
In Addition to Responding to the Emergency Medical Needs of the Community, Rittman EMS Provides the Following Services:
for an Estimated
Annually in the
Public Access AED Program
An Additional Way to Prevent Death From Sudden Cardiac Arrest, is the Use of Automatic External Defribulators (AED's). Rittman EMS Serves as the Liaison to Business and Governmental Entities Who Wish to House AED's at Their Locations. These Life-Saving Devices Require Minimal Training to Use, But DO Require a Physicians Authorization to Possess. Rittman EMS Would be Happy to Assist You With This Process.
To Access a Map Of Current AED Locations in the Rittman Area, Click Here.
Child Passenger Safety Seat Inspections
According to One CDC Study, Nearly 72% of Car Seats are Installed Incorrectly or are Misused. The Use of Age Appropriate--and Size Appropriate--Car and Booster Seats Can Greatly Reduce Serious and Fatal Injuries by More Than Half.
You Can Make Sure Your Car Seat is Installed Properly, by Scheduling an Appointment With Our Certified Child Passenger Safety Seat Technician by Using Our Contact Form.Did you Know??....Ohio's Booster Seat Laws Have Changed
Rittman EMS Offers American Heart Association® CPR Classes. We Try to Offer at Least One Class Per Quarter. If You or Your Organization Would Like to Set Up a Class or Register for an Upcoming Class, Please Call the Station or Submit Your Contact Information Here.
What if You Have an Emergency and Cannot Speak?...
Rittman EMS Has Adopted the Fill-The-Pill Program to Provide Emergency Responders With the Necessary Information "to Save a Life..."
Fill-The-Pill Utilizes a Magnetic Pouch to Hold Your Emergency Medical Information Sheet. This Pouch is Then Stored on Your Refrigerator Door for Access by Our Emergency Responders.
Please Make Sure Your Medication Lists are Current. If You Need Assistance Filling Out the Emergency Medical Form, Please Contact Us.
§ Senior Citizen Outreach
§ Promote Bicycle Helmet Safety
§ Educate Children on calling 911
§ Medical Standby
for Community &
§ Medical CE Site
§ Public Speakers Bureau
We Appreciate the Opportunity to Serve You.