Periodically, or by request, the Washington Fire Department Rescue Company offers CPR classes to the community and/or to community organizations. Annually it provides CPR and safety training to the staff of the Town's Camp Morgan summer program.
Washington Rescue has one ambulance, designated 86-Ambulance-1; it is equipped to meet state specifications for a transporting ambulance service.
Through the Town, patients are billed for hospital transport but not for other services provided by ambulance.
Patients are transported to the most appropriate hospital or to their or their doctor's hospital of choice.
The Washington Rescue Squad is part of Washington Fire and Rescue. It is the town of Washington's pay-by-call, 24-7 Emergency Medical Service, also serving the towns of Lempster and Hillsboro for mutual aid. Washington Rescue's Medical Resource Hospital is Concord Hospital.
The Washington Rescue Squad is hiring EMT, EMT-I and AEMT's to work per-diem Monday through Friday 7am to 5 pm. Maximum of 30 hours a week. Please apply to Capt. Robert Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A NH motor vehicle records check and a Criminal records check is required. Please use the attached forms:
Please mail the completed forms to:
Washington Rescue Squad
7 Halfmoon Pond Rd
Washington. NH 03280
Interested persons can contact Chief Dave Defosse at 603-495-3661 during business hours.