The city of Louisville has a population of almost 750,000 citizens spread across nearly 400 square miles of urban neighborhoods, suburban communities and rural farmland. EMS serves this entire, diverse community as the city’s primary 911 emergency medical care provider.

Emergency care



EMS provides basic and advanced life support, responding to more than 120,000 calls for service annually. Using a system status deployment model, EMS continue to staff ambulances according to system demand. We also deploy a number of rapid response fly cars in the suburban areas.