Warren County Ambulance District Staff and Board of Directors are proud to provide Emergency Medical Services to the citizens of Warren County Missouri. The district covers approximately 250 square miles of Warren County with six Advanced Life Support Ambulances and one mass casualty incident (MCI) trailer.
There is a six member elected Board of Directors that governs the district and oversees the staff which is composed of a District Administrator, Assistant Administrator, Administrative Support and Maintenance staff, 34 Paramedics and 11 EMTís.
The district operates out of three locations, 604 Fairgrounds Road (Headquarters/Base 1) Warrenton; 111 South West 2nd Street (Base 2) Wright City and 26091 South Hwy 47 (Base 3) Warrenton.
The District operates off of tax revenue as well as service fees. The current tax rate of .4930 on each $100 assessed valuation was passed by voters in April of 2014.
The District does participate in the Medicare Missouri and Medicaid insurance programs and accepts assignments from these insurance companies and will bill these companies when information is provided.
Medical control is based through St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake St. Louis, MO. The district transports to the medical facility of the patientís choice providing their medical condition is stable and their choice of hospital is willing to accept the patient. The paramedics and EMTís of the district operate under the control of the emergency room physicians.
The district is licensed to operate through the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Health Standards and Licensure, and the Unit of Emergency Medical Services. The district is also licensed as a training entity through the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services.
The Warren County Ambulance District is in compliance with the new Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, (HIPAA). A copy of the Notice of Privacy Practices is available to each patient as they are seen. For additional information on HIPAA, please contact the district administrator.
The District offers various certification classes to the community and employers and is a very active partner in community outreach programs for Warren County. For more information on available classes check the Education page of the website.
The District headquarters is open during normal business hours, please feel free to stop by or contact us by phone (636) 456-8413.