Fort Bend County EMS Mission
Enhancing lives through our commitment to excellence.
As an integral part of Fort Bend County Government, provide for the highest level of prehospital advanced life support emergency care based on the most current medical science and driven by operational and administrative efficiency, professionalism and conduct.
The guiding principals of Fort Bend County Emergency Medical Services are to provide the citizens and visitors of Fort Bend County with advanced, timely and professional prehospital emergency care in order to treat, stabilize and transport patients to the most appropriate medical facility.
In accomplishing this, Fort Bend County EMS staff will approach their duties in a diligent manner, ensuring that patients receive compassionate and thorough assessments, interventions and overall medical care.
Following Medical Director-led protocols, internal policies and procedures along with standard operating guidelines, staff members will be well-directed, trained and prepared to perform at the highest standards possible.
Compassion, Empathy, Teamwork, Innovation, Professionalism, Safety
Compassion - We are dedicated to each patient and will work diligently to alleviate pain and provide appropriate treatments.
Empathy - We care about the patient, families and their level of distress, working tirelessly to ensure a positive outcome.
Teamwork - Operating together as a unified and well-coordinated organization, teamwork will be the foundation for growth and success.
Innovation - We constantly look for ways to enhance and improve the EMS system.
Professionalism - Representing not only ourselves, our employer and the EMS industry, we will practice professionalism in every aspect of our daily duties.
Safety - We will work to reduce injury, loss and errors through training, education, engineering controls and by providing protective equipment to all staff.