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1425 South "D" Street
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0060
(909) 388-5823
(909) 388-5825  FAX

EMS Administrator
Tom Lynch

Medical Director

Reza Vaezazizi, MD

Governing Board
Janice Rutherford
Robert A. Lovingood, Vice Chair
James Ramos, Chair
Curt Hagman
Josie Gonzales

Business Operating Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm*

EMS Credentialing Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm*

*Excluding Holidays

2015 Holidays:
January 1 & 19, February 16,
May 25, July 3, September 7,
October 12, November 11, 26 & 27
December 24, 25 & 31


Mission Statement

To ensure an effective system of quality patient care and coordinated emergency medical response by planning, implementing and evaluating an effective emergency medical services system including fire department and public ambulances, prehospital providers and hospitals, including specialty care hospitals, such as trauma and cardiac care hospitals.

What's New


On August 15, 2014, paper applications were discontinued and the online application process was implemented. Select the credentialing portal link when applying for accreditation, authorization, and certification.

"Outbreaks" Report - finds gaps in Nation's ability to respond to Ebola and other infectious diseases; 25 States reach half or fewer of key indicators.  Protecting Americans from Infectious Diseases

California scored seven out of 10 on key indicators - related to preventing, detecting, diagnosing and responding to outbreaks - like Ebola, Enterovirus and Superbugs.  Report detail.

Congratulations to Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Fontana and Ontario - for achieving ICEMA designation as the newest Neurovascular Stroke Receiving Center starting on Monday, January 12, 2015 at 0800.  Kaiser worked diligently to achieve Joint Commission Accreditation as a Primary Stroke Center and ICEMA designation.


- The San Bernardino County Fire Department is accepting applications for an Ambulance Operator - Paramedic.  This is a full-time, non-represented position with excellent benefits; overtime eligible after 40 hours/week.

ICEMA EMS Credentialing Portal - On August 15, 2014, ICEMA fully implemented its new online EMS Credentialing portal and no longer accept paper applications for accreditation, authorization, and certification.  The EMS Credentialing portal can be accessed by selecting the link ICEMA EMS Credentialing Portal.  

SAVE THE DATES -  May 5 & 6, 2015 - ImageTrend Training at ICEMA, Training Rooms A & B.  Fire and EMS Tracks, Report Writer classes include tracks for Fire and EMS, and more.  Continental breakfast, lunch and snacks throughout the day.

SAVE THE DATES -  May 27 & 28, 2015 -  2015 EMSAAC Annual Conference at Loews Coronado Bay Resort, San Diego. Sponsored by Emergency Medical Services Administrators' Association of California.

Terms and Disclosures

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