Roane County EMS Implements New Pediatric Safety Measures


Roane County, TN — Roane County EMS is proud to announce the successful completion of all pediatric education and training requirements as set forth by the Children’s Emergency Care Alliance of Tennessee (CECATN). As a result, the agency has been awarded new emergency child safety transport devices for its entire fleet of ambulances.

This accomplishment underscores the dedication and hard work of the Roane County EMS team. Their ongoing commitment to excellence ensures that the community receives the highest standard of care. Our Roane County EMS team never ceases to amaze us. They continuously push the boundaries of achievement by working together.

In addition to recognizing the internal team, Roane County EMS extends a heartfelt thank you to East Tennessee Children’s Hospital (ETCH). ETCH has played a crucial role by providing the necessary devices and training, which are vital for the safety and well-being of the community’s youngest members.

With these new pediatric safety transport devices, Roane County EMS is better equipped to handle emergencies involving children, ensuring their safety and comfort during transport. This enhancement aligns with the agency’s mission to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to all citizens, regardless of age.

The new equipment and training reflect a significant step forward in pediatric care for the region. Roane County EMS remains committed to continuous improvement and innovation in emergency medical services.

About Roane County EMS: Roane County EMS provides emergency medical services to the residents of Roane County, Tennessee. With a dedicated team of professionals, the agency is committed to delivering high-quality care and ensuring the safety and well-being of the community.