Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provides 24-hours-a-day, 911 emergency medical care throughout the Louisville Metro area. EMS is committed to the development of the latest advances in basic and advanced life support patient care. We rely on advanced training methods and education. We use technology and latest research in emergency medical care.

Emergency care



EMS serves this entire, diverse community of almost 750,000 citizens as the city’s primary 911 emergency medical care provider.

Non-emergency care



Some patients need alternative solutions for care and transport. That’s why EMS has established a number of care options that fit our patients’ needs...

Request a patient care report




611 W. Jefferson St.

3rd Floor, Suite 38

Louisville, KY 40202

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611 W. Jefferson St.

3rd Floor, Suite 38

Louisville, KY 40202

Call if you have billing or patient care report questions

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LMEMS Services Fees
Basic Life Support (BLS) $610.00
Advanced Life Support (ALS) $760.00
Advanced Life Support II (ALS II) $1,030.00
Mileage $14.00
Treated - No Transport $150.00


Louisville Metro EMS Paramedic Program

The Louisville Metro EMS Paramedic Program prepares students for a career in EMS.  Students will be instructed in the most advanced medical practices available in the pre-hospital setting.  The program focuses on patient assessment and management of trauma and medical emergencies, advanced airway management, fluid initiation, resuscitation and pharmacological interventions.  Cardiac emergency management is strongly emphasized in the program.  During the program, students will learn to function as a team leader.  At the completion of the program, students will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to assess and manage patients presenting with life-threatening emergencies. 

Louisville Metro EMS is currently holds a Letter of Review and is seeking initial accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).  This process is scheduled to be completed late 2019-early 2020. No graduates during the 2018 reporting year.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program

25400 US Highway 19 N Suite 158

Clearwater, FL

(727) 210-2350



8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312

Rowlett, TX 75088

(214) 703-8445