East Baton Rouge Parish EMS Uses Cellular Broadband and Wi-Fi to Improve Efficiencies and Business Decisions

Located in Southeastern Louisiana, East Baton Rouge Parish Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is responsible for coordinating the dispatch, movement, and communications of all emergency support vehicles and mobile command posts within the parish.

Business Challenge

Like most emergency medical organizations, East Baton Rouge Parish EMTs spend a great deal of time in their vehicles out in the community serving patients. The ability to both pull and push data from dispatch and medical facilities while on the road is critical for EMTs to more efficiently complete their duties, such as finding call locations, prepping medical staff for arriving patients, and logging reports.

Sierra Wireless AirLink Solution

With the assistance of USAT Corporation, a Sierra Wireless partner and mobile back-haul specialist, East Baton Rouge Parish EMS selected the ultra-rugged Sierra Wireless in-vehicle gateway with Wi-Fi.

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