LOCAL HAPPENINGS AND MORE IN THE SOUTH ORANGE COUNTY CITY OF SAN CLEMENTE

Emergency Medical Transportation

Emergency Medical Transportation Service Available To Residents

In San Clemente Emergency Medical Transportation Service is provided by the Orange County Fire Authority. Emergency transportation to Saddle- back Memorial Medical Center in San Clemente is available to residents, including all legal dependents of your household for $40.00 per year. This low-cost emergency service can be used as many times as emergency service is needed during the year. However, routine transfers from hos- pital to hospital, from home to hospi- tal for non-emergency treatment or to doctors’ offices are not provided with this service.

The service provides residents with an alternative to the usual fees for these services rendered by the OCFA. For example, the fee schedule without signing up for the Emergency Medical Transportation Service would cost:

EMT/Ambulance Level of Service: $471.75
Paramedic Level of Service: $827.50

To date, 550 households in San Clemente have signed up for the pro- gram. If you are interested in learning more or would like to obtain an appli- cation, please contact the City of San Clemente’s Accounting Department at (949) 361-8282 or log onto www.san- clemente.org.