Union City Council Members Discuss Ambulance Response Times

 Union City Council Members Discuss Ambulance Response Times

A Union City Council member says response times for the local ambulance service has become very concerning.

During this week’s Council meeting, board member Randy Barnes received information from Fire Chief Karl Ullrich, after expressing concerns with the call response.(AUDIO)

 

Chief Ullrich said he has spoken with the ambulance service regional director about the issue, which creates a liability for the fire department.(AUDIO)

 

Ullrich said the ambulance service is a private for-profit operation, that operates under the Baptist name.

Some board members requested the situation to be looked into to receive additional information.

Charles Choate