Ambulance Service - Call 911

If You Require an Ambulance

Occassionally an injury or illness may require transporation to the hospital by ambulance. When calling for an ambulance please keep the following points in mind:

  • Ambulance personnel will come to where you are
  • If it is your home, make sure the door is unlocked for them
  • You will be transported to the closest medical hospital to receive medical care. In Lethbridge the nearst facility is the Chinook Regional Hospital.
  • Depending on the severity of your emergency there may be a wait to be seen by a physician
  • Ensure that when you are discharged (sent home) that you have and understand your medical instuctions
    • Any follow-up care that may need to be arrnaged
    • Any prescriptions/medications that may be required
  • You will be responsible for finding your own way home from the hospital
  • You will be responsible for the fees associated with your ambulance