Overlook EMS Advisory Council  

The Overlook EMS Advisory Council serves as a liaison between Overlook Medical Center and the Emergency Medical Service organizations in it's service area. Members of the Council include the Overlook's Emergency Department, Satellite Emergency Department in Union, Mobile Intensive Care Unit, Cardio Pulmonary Department, CenCom (dispatch agency), Hospital administration, and 25 area pre-hospital care providers (First Aid & Rescue Squads).

Current member squads:

Atlantic Ambulance Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad Chatham Emergency Squad Cranford First Aid Squad
Elizabeth Fire Dept. EMS Fanwood Rescue Squad Florham Park Memorial First Aid Squad Kenilworth Fire Dept. Rescue Squad
Linden EMS Long Hill First Aid Squad Madison Volunteer Ambulance Corps Maplewood First Aid Squad
Millburn-Short Hills Volunteer First Aid Squad Mountainside Rescue Squad New Providence Rescue Squad
Roselle Park First Aid Squad Roselle Fire Dept. Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Springfield First Aid Squad
Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad Union Volunteer Emergency Medical Unit Warren Township Rescue Squad
Watchung Rescue Squad Westfield Rescue Squad

The Council meets bi-monthly. Meetings are usually held at Overlook Hospital on the second Wednesday of the month in January, March, May, September and November.

Member squads may send as many members as they wish, but each squad is allowed only 1 vote. Member squads typically have 2 delegates, one of whom is often the Captain, EMS Chief or President.

Meeting Minutes:

January, 2011  March, 2011  May, 2011  September, 2011 

Previous meeting minutes

Upcoming Events:


2011-2012 Officers:

President: Kari Phair (Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad)
Vice President:
Dan Sullivan (Scotch Plains Rescue Squad)

This page is maintained by:
John Staunton
(Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad)

To contact Overlook Medical Center, call (908) 522-2000
To report a medical emergency, dial 9-1-1

Overlook Medical Center is a member of the Atlantic Health System.

Page last updated: 6/1/2011