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Medic One/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is standing by to help you 24 hours a day with a system that provides a continuum of care that assures every patient the emergency medical attention they need.

King County Emergency Medical Services
2021 Annual Report

The 2021 Annual Report highlights the agility of the EMS Division and its partners to adapt to the enormous challenge of COVID-19's ongoing presence. For 18 months, the pandemic has disrupted almost every aspect of life, with EMS being among the first to experience its impacts.

Fortunately, the region is home to a resourceful, determined, and innovative group of EMS stakeholders who provide critical leadership as King County works creatively to serve the public's health. Their dedication to excellence and teamwork resulted in finding new ways to "work around" COVID-19 and serve the region's needs.

Facts about the Medic One/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) system

On June 26, 2019, the King County Council passed King County Ordinance 18931 placing a 6-year, 26.5-cent Medic One/EMS levy before the voters in the November 5, 2019 general election.

Learn more about the Medic One/EMS system serving Seattle and King County, and what the levy would fund if approved by voters.

5 -Year Overview Cardiac Arrest & Emergency Medical Services


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