Central EMS boosts pay, training, plans new hires

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 1:05 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/FILE PHOTO A Central EMS ambulance returns to headquarters on South School in Fayetteville.

Central EMS will give raises to employees, focus on training and hire new employees to reduce the workload, executive committee members decided.

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Central EMS covers 920 square miles, including 11 cities: Fayetteville, Elkins, Farmington, Goshen, Greenland, Lincoln, Prairie Grove, Tontitown, Johnson, West Fork and Winslow. The ambulance service also covers University of Arkansas facilities, over 30 miles of Interstate 540 and all rural areas of Washington County. Central EMS does not serve Springdale.

Source: Central EMS website

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