Emergency Medical Services Board

Members
  • Gary Hanna - Chief
    • December 31, 2018
  • Juan Acosta, DO
    • No end date
  • Dave Lynde
    • July 1, 2017
  • Aaron Markum
    • December 31, 2018
  • Phil Nelson
    • December 31, 2016
  • Tamera Pettis, RN
    • December 31, 2016
  • Les Riel
    • December 31, 2017
  • Tim Smith
    • December 31, 2016
Responsibilities
The Emergency Medical Service Board's sole purpose is to advise the commissioners on DEMS operations (budgeting; funding sources, including EMS levy and grant writing; strategic planning, including DEMS facilities and capital equipment; and ensuring quality EMS educational programs and delivery method) to ensure quality provision of EMS to the people of Yakima County.