New Orleans EMS proudly serves our community and provides many services day to day, during special events, as well as during emergency situations.
Under City Ordinance, all Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) operating in Orleans Parish are required to have an Orleans Parish EMT Permit. The permit is to be kept on the EMT's person at all times while performing EMT duties. Occasional compliance checks are done.
New Orleans EMS provides Professional Medical Coverage for a wide range of special events in New Orleans, including festivals, parades, holiday celebrations and more.
New Orleans EMS is available to offer assistance regarding the special needs registry, medical special needs shelters, pregnancies and emergencies, senior and elderly and more.