Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc.

Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc.

Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc.

2020 Alarm Totals
January 376
February 317
March 206
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Total 899

2019 Alarm Totals
January 344
February 239
March 350
April 342
May 397
June 413
July 447
August 478
September 405
October 386
November 353
December 360
Total 4514

Previous Alarm Totals
2019 4,514
2018
2017
2016 4,173
2015 3,718

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April 24, 2015
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Visitors Today
Apr 05, 2020
348
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No Caption Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Assistant Chief Michael Caron, March 27

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus.

The disease causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever, and in more severe cases, difficulty breathing. You can protect yourself by washing your hands frequently, avoiding touching your face, and avoiding close contact (2 meters or 6 feet) with people who are unwell.

How it spreads
Coronavirus ... (Full Story & Photos)

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2019 Year in Review

Assistant Chief Michael Caron, January 03

2019 proved to be one of the busiest years to date for Riverhead Ambulance. In total we responded to 4,514 calls for service which breaks down to an average of 12 calls per day. These calls included major motor vehicle accidents, life threatening medical emergencies, severe traumatic injuries and specialized rescues. In addition to these emergency calls, we also provided emergency medical coverage ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Assistant Chief Michael Caron, September 17

For prehospital care providers, meeting a patient whose life they were able to save, is an event few and far in between get to experience. However, on Monday August 12th, 2019 a group of providers from Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps had the honor of meeting Nick Coutts, a young man whose life was impacted by the care in which they provided.

Friday. June 7th, 2019 was a night like any other. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Excessive Heat Warning

Asst. Chief Michael Caron, July 19

Excessive Heat Warning Has Been Issued For Our Area…

As temperatures are forecast to reach into the upper 90s this weekend and heat index values over 100 degrees, you need to know the warning signs your body is giving you when it comes to heat exhaustion vs heat stroke...

Staying cool and making simple changes in your fluid intake, activities and clothing during this hot weather can help you remain ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Riverhead Ambulance Responds to Structure Fire

Asst. Chief Michael Caron, February 12

On Tuesday February 12th, a 911 call was received reporting a house fire. Riverhead Ambulance was dispatched to stand by at the scene.

Upon arrival firefighters were met with heavy black smoke coming from the residence and an active fire within.

The occupants of the home were able to self evacuate prior to the arrival of emergency responders. The occupants were evaluated and treated on scene and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc.
1111 Osborn Avenue
PO Box 924
Riverhead, NY 11901
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Non-Emergency: 631-727-1686
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