EHS Communications and Dispatch | Emergency Health Service | Department of Health
Emergency Health Services Nova Scotia
The EHS Communications Centre is responsible for receiving and processing all emergency requests for ambulance transportation received through the provincial enhanced 911 service which is managed by the Emergency Management Office. In addition, the EHS Medical Communications Centre also handles all non-emergency requests for ambulance transportation through dedicated provincial 1-800 lines, and designated inter-facility telephone and fax lines.
The EHS Medical Communications Centre is accredited by the National Academies of Emergency Dispatch.