Fort Bend County EMS Motto
Enhancing lives through our commitment to excellence.
The guiding principle of Fort Bend County Emergency Medical Service is to provide residents and visitors in Fort Bend County with advanced, timely, professional prehospital emergency care for the purpose of treating, stabilizing and transporting patients to the most appropriate medical facility.
In accomplishing this, Fort Bend County EMS staff will approach their duties in a diligent manner, ensuring each patient receives a compassionate and thorough assessment, appropriate intervention, and, when warranted, prompt transportation.
Following medical director approved protocols, internal policies and procedures along with standard operating guidelines, staff members will be well-directed, trained and prepared to perform at the highest standards possible.
Compassion - We are dedicated to each patient and will work diligently to alleviate pain and provide appropriate treatment.
Empathy - We care about the patient, families and their level of distress, working tirelessly toward a positive outcome.
Teamwork - Operating together as a unified and well-coordinated organization, teamwork will be the foundation for growth and success.
Innovation - We constantly look for ways to enhance and improve the system of EMS.
Professionalism - Representing not only ourselves, our employer and the EMS industry at-large, we will practice professionalism in every aspect of our daily duties.
Safety - We will work to reduce injury, loss and errors through training, education, engineering controls and by providing protective equipment to all staff.