Cody Regional Health (CRH) has expanded their EMS Services to South Big
Horn Rural Health District (BHRHD). This service was previously provided
by Guardian EMS Service, in conjunction with South Big Horn Hospital.
Phillip Franklin, Cody Regional Health’s EMS Director, was approached
by BHRHD when Guardian EMS Service announced they would no longer be providing
EMS services the beginning of March 2018.
Cody Regional Health and the South Big Horn Rural Health District came
to an agreement on a contract to provide EMS services on February 15th, 2018.
“We are proud of the services our EMS provides to the residents of
Cody and surrounding areas. We look forward to extending this high quality
service to the residents of South Big Horn Rural Health,” Stated
Cody Regional Health’s Chief Clinic Officer, Keith Ungrund.
Cody Regional Health will be employing additional EMT’s who will
be stationed in Basin, Wyoming 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and respond
to 911 calls and transfers in the District. The District includes the
towns of Basin, Greybull, Shell, Manderson and Hyattville.
“We signed a 3 year contract with Big Horn County Rural Health Care
District #1. We are looking forward to providing them a quality EMS program
to serve the Big Horn Rural Health Care District,” States Director
of Emergency Medical Services, Phillip Franklin.
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About Cody Regional Health
Cody Regional Health (CRH) is a national leading critical care 25-bed acute-care
state-of-the-art facility. CRH employs and partners with over 60 physicians
and offers over 20 different services, with an adjacent Long-Term Care
Center licensed for 94 beds, a 16-bed chemical dependency center, 8-bed
hospice house, regional cancer center, satellite physicians clinics and
urgent care center. CRH abides by the Planetree philosophy as a model
of health care. The Planetree model strives to enhance patient comfort
by personalizing, humanizing and demystifying the health care experience. www.codyregionalhealth.org.