Delmar-Bethlehem EMS is a not-for-profit community- based corporation that works in partnership with the Albany County Sheriff's Office EMS Unit to provide emergency ambulance service for the communities of Delmar, Elsmere, Glenmont, North Bethlehem, Selkirk, Slingerlands, and South Bethlehem.
Delmar-Bethlehem EMS is predominantly volunteer from 6:00 pm to 6:00 am every night. Approximately 100 volunteer Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs), Advanced EMTs, paramedics, firefighter drivers, and ambulance drivers use six ambulances to respond to calls for medical assistance. Between the hours of 6:00 am and 6:00 pm, paid EMTs supplement the volunteers by staffing three Delmar-Bethlehem EMS ambulances.
Where We Work
What We Do
Delmar-Bethlehem EMS is the product of the operational merger of Delmar EMS and Bethlehem EMS, which will occur completed in 2013. Delmar-Bethlehem EMS will be the emergency ambulance service for the communities of Delmar, Elsmere, Glenmont, Selkirk, Slingerlands and South Bethlehem.