Special Event Medical Coverage Request
New Orleans EMS provides Professional Medical Coverage for a wide range of special events in New Orleans, including festivals, parades, holiday celebrations and more.
to request EMS services at a special event. All requests must be made at least three weeks prior to the event
In addition to the rates listed below for each service, an additional hour will be included for crew setup prior to the event (30 minutes) and crew breakdown/clean-up (30 minutes).
An EMS supervisor is required when four or more EMS units are needed. The supervisor rate is $75/hour.
All fees are governed by City of New Orleans ordinances. All ambulances services licensed to operate in Orleans Parish must also comply with City ordinances regarding special event coverage pricing.
The individual patient will be billed for any treatment and/or transport rendered by EMS.
A disaster plan for the event must be filed with The New Orleans Office of Homeland Security 72 hours prior to the event. New Orleans EMS will provide this service for all events that we are handling.
Click here to download a PDF of the EMS Offerings & Prices for Special Events
EMS offers a range of services, perfect for all kinds and scales of events. All services include Advance Life Support (ALS) equipment with at least one paramedic.
Click arrows on the right of each service type to read more about the services and pricing.