CMED OUT OF SERVICE MARCH 19, 2016 1200 HRS FOR EQUIPMENT REPAIR
Please be advised that Metro-Boston CMED is scheduled to be out-of-service on Saturday March 19, 2016 beginning at 1200hours for equipment replacement. The process is anticipated to begin at 1200 hours sharp and take between 1 and 4 hours to complete.
Boston CMED will not be able to provide entry notifications or medical control requests for ambulance services. Hospitals are advised that they will not be receiving entry notifications or medical control requests via CMED.
Ambulance services will not be able to make entry notifications or medical control requests via the CMED network. Hospitals should be advised that they will not be receiving entry notifications or medical control requests via CMED.
Services are advised to utilize direct phone contact to their Emergency Departments for entry notifications and medical control. Should Metro-Boston CMED be down longer than the scheduled time further information will be sent out.
Should you have any questions regarding this outage please contact Metro-Boston CMED at (617) 343-1499 and they will refer them to Derrick Congdon, Executive Director MBEMSC, or Lt. Steve Hillson from Dispatch Operations.