Thayer County Health Services has a full advanced life support ambulance. On average there are 110 transports per year (Lincoln, Hastings, Omaha). It is equipped with Zoll Auto pulse, infusion pumps, transport ventilator, Zoll X series monitor that is 12-lead EKG capable with the ability to wirelessly transmit EKG’s to hospitals before the patient arrives.
TCHS has a rotation of on-call drivers and five EMT’s.
Michael White, RN is responsible for the TCHS Ambulance Department. He is a registered nurse, has his Associate’s Degree in Paramedicine and is a Nationally Registered Paramedic, and has Critical Care Transport Paramedic Certification, BLS CPR, ACLS, PALS, NRP. Michael is also a Nebraska State Certified EMS Instructor.
He has worked with EMS clinical and educational systems in Kansas City, MO, Tulsa, OK, and San Francisco Bay area in California.