The slow steady decline of ambulance to hospital transports is beginning


As we close in on 2020, it’s likely we are about to reach Peak EMS Transports, a term I am co-opting from Peak Oil, a phrase that has been used to describe the date in the future at which the extraction of oil will have reached maximum levels. After Peak EMS, there will be a flat or slowing demand for scene-to-hospital transport services by ambulance.

Visit to read why I predict Peak EMS Transport is not only inevitable but on the near horizon for our profession.

8 reasons we are on the cusp of Peak