Our staff consists of a Chief, Assistant Chief, Captains, Lieutenants, Paramedic II's, Paramedic I's, EMS Interns, and a Admin Assistant. All full-time personnel must maintain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) provider certifications. All full-time staff must also maintain the CPR-Instructor certification. The City of La Porte EMS has a state-approved online continuing education program. All personnel are mandated to continue their EMS education and encouraged to pursue college-level coursework.
The City of La Porte EMS currently has 5 fully stocked Texas Department of State Health Services certified Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) ambulances in its fleet and has three MICU ambulances on-duty at all times along with ALS equipped 1st responder vehicles that on-duty EMS supervisors operate. The City of La Porte has seen fit to provide us with state-of-the-art equipment. All units are outfitted with LIFEPAK 12 or 15 EKG monitors, LUCAS CPR Devices, Stryker Power Stretchers with Power Load Systems, CPAP generators, RAD 57 Pulse CO-Oximetry, Auto-Vent 3000s, Lactate Monitors, EZ IO kits and Toughbooks & Getac Tablets.