RFP #18-14 Exclusive Operator for Emergency Ambulance Service

Project Description:   

The City of Vancouver (COV) invites experienced firms to submit proposals to provide an exclusive, performance-based agreement, emergency medical transportation system at a “paramedic Advanced Life Support” (ALS) level of service  originating in the COV or EMSD2. This includes the exclusive right and obligation to (i) respond to 9-1-1 calls and other emergency or urgent medical call requests made through the Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency (CRESA) PSAP, public safety agencies, and other sources, (ii) provide care and/or transport patients within the emergency medical services (EMS) system, and (iii) provide care and/or transport other patients requiring ambulance service, when the transports originate in the Contracted Service Area (CSA).


Wednesday, June18th, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. ***NEW DATE***

Project Estimate:


Project Manager: 

Joe Molina~ 360-487-7201

Procurement Services Contact: 

Kevin Yin~ (360) 487-8429

Plan and specifications:

Available on the Builder's Exchange Web site at no charge.


Available on the Builder's Exchange Web site at no charge.

How to access project documents:

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Submitting Responses:

All responses to solicitations that are mailed through the United States Postal Service must be addressed to:

Procurement Services Manager
City of Vancouver
P.O. Box 1995
Vancouver, Washington 98668-1995

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Hand-delivered responses, or responses not sent through the USPS, shall be delivered to:

City of Vancouver
Customer Service Desk, 1st Floor
415 W. 6th Street
Vancouver, Washington 98660