FDNY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE


AMBULANCE RADIO DESIGNATIONS

First and Second Digit: Battalion #

Alpha designations: A-G=BLS, H=BLS HazTac, I-O=BLS, S-Y=ALS, Z=ALS HazTac

Fourth Digit: Tour 1, 2 or 3

C for Conditions Supervisor

All Cxxy Units indicate a Supervisor from the xx Battalion on y tour.  This Supervisor, when available, may be utilized for administrative responses including, but not limited to: MVA's, Mechanical assistance, MCI's, ER Visits etc.

Battalion Commanders (Captain) are: Battalion "XX"

Cushman Units are 6 + Div. # + M through Q  (ie: 61M, 61O, etc)

Chiefs are: 51 (Manh), 52 (Bx & Manh N), 53 (Bklyn), 54 (Queens), 55 (Richmond & Bklyn S)

5M1 and 5M2 are the Office of Medical Affairs - MD (Duty Medical Officers)

 

Haz Tac Units (Two trained Personnel on Board)

04H - Zone M1       - Manhattan South

12Z - Zone M7       - Manhattan Central & North

17H - Zone B2       - Bronx South

15Z - Zone B4       - Bronx North

35Z - Zone K7       - Brooklyn North

38H - Zone K3       - Brooklyn Central

31H - Zone K6       - Brooklyn North

43H - Zone K1       - Brooklyn South

49H - Zone Q6       - Queens West

46Z - Zone Q6       - Queens West

23H - Zone S3       - Staten Island


 

FDNY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE RADIO CODES

10-01 Call your station/command by landline

10-02 Return to your station/command

10-03 Call dispatcher by landline

10-04 Acknowledge

10-05 Repeat your last message

10-06 Stand by with your message

10-07 Verify address

10-08 Available by Radio (only Supervision)

10-09 (give location) off the air, landline if needed

10-10 Available by beeper

10-11 On _______ Frequency (Boro or CW)

10-12 Condition/progress report (specify particulars)

10-13 MOS Requires Emergency Assistance

10-14 Verification of unit status (specify)

10-15 Request for current unit location

10-19 Cancel all responding units except first due sprvsr.

10-20 Confirmed response at reduced speed

10-62 Out of service (specify location/condition)

10-71 Backlog of Priority One calls (specify area)

10-72 Backlog of Priority Two calls (specify area)

10-75 Working Fire (no injuries)

10-76 Hi-Rise Fire Commercial Building (no injuries)

10-77 Hi-Rise Fire Multiple Dwelling (no injuries)

10-85 Need additional unit(s) (specify forthwith/no emerg.)

10-87 Cancel

10-100 Personal/Meal (specify location)

 

UNUSUAL SITUATION/Multiple Casualty Incident (MCI) Codes

10-21 One-alarm fire

10-22 Two-alarm fire

10-23 Three-alarm fire

10-24 Four-alarm fire

10-25 Five-alarm fire

10-26 Occupied high-rise bldg. incident (FDNY 10-76 or 10-77)

10-27 Medical facility incident

10-28 Criminal detention facility incident

10-29 Report of explosive (specify scare, suspected or device)

10-30 Explosion

10-31 Rapid transit/Rail incident

10-32 Ground transport incident

10-33 Structural collapse (building, scaffolding, etc.)

10-34 Construction/demolition incident

10-35 Elevator/escalator incident

10-36 Toxic fumes incident

10-37 Tunnel incident (non-rail)

10-38 Marine/harbor incident

10-39 Aircraft emergency standby response

10-40 Aircraft incident/crash

10-41 Bridge/elevated roadway collapse

10-42 Civil disturbance

10-43 Hostage situation/barricaded person(s)

10-44 Power failure/blackout

10-45 Chemical pipeline incident

10-46 Bulk oil storage/liquefied natural gas facility incident

10-47 Nuclear substance spill/incident

10-49 Environmental incident (earthquake, hurricane, etc.)

10-55 Planned Special Event response

10-57 Planned Mutual Aid response (specify)

10-58 Planned MCI/standby response

10-59 All other incidents

10-60 Major Emergency Response

    Incl: 4 BLS, 2 ALS, 3 Conditions, 1 HazTac Officer, 2 Div. Capt., 1 Dep. Chief, 1 OMA MD, 1 MERV, 1 MRTU, 1 LSU

10-80 Hazardous Materials Incident

    C1: 1 BLS, 1 BLS HazTac, 1 Conditions, 1 HazTac Officer

    C2: 2 BLS, 1 ALS, 1 BLS HazTac, 1 ALS HazTac, 2 Conditions, 1 HazTac Officer, 1 Div. Capt., 1 Dep. Chief, 1 OMA MD

    C3: 3 BLS, 3 ALS, 3 BLS HazTac, 1 ALS HazTac, 2 Conditions, 1 HazTac Officer, 1 Div. Capt., 1 Dep. Chief, 1 OMA MD, 1 MERV, 1 MRTU, 1 LSU

    C4: 6 BLS, 4 ALS, 5 BLS HazTac, 5 ALS HazTac, 5 Conditions, 2 HazTac Officer, 2 Div. Capt., 2 Dep. Chief, 1 OMA MD, 1 MERV, 1 MRTU, 3 LSU

 

MANDATORY CODES

10-63 Unit responding on assignment

10-81 Unit at hospital (AH)

10-82 Unit leaving scene with patient(s) [A-ALS Transport, B-BLS Transport, M-Morgue Transport]

10-84 Unit arrived at scene of incident

10-88 On Scene

10-89 Unit available at CSL (Unit will be recommended based on the CSL Location)

10-97 Unit available within Battalion area (Unit will be recommended based on the CSL Location)

10-98 Unit available outside Battalion area (Unit will be recommended based on last known location, unless unit updates MDT)

10-99 Unit available at the Battalion (Unit will be recommended based on the location of the Battalion)

 

DISPOSITION CODES

10-83 Patient pronounced dead (specify removed/not removed)

10-90 Incident unfounded

10-93 Refused medical aid-release signed (specify by whom)

10-94 Patient treated by (specify)

10-94A Patient treated by (specify) and transported by (specify)

10-95 Triaged out at scene, patient not transported

10-96 Patient gone on arrival

 

Class # of victims

Adam none

Boy 1 to 5

Charlie 6 to 10

David 11 to 25

Edward 26 to 50

Frank 51 to 75

George 76 to 100

X-ray 101 to 250

Yankee 251 to 500

Zebra 501 or more


EMS Zones as related to EMS Units/FDNY Battalions

ZONE   -   BATTALION

 

MANHATTAN

South (483.21875 Mhz)

M1 - 01, 02 (split), 04 (split)

M2 - 02 (split), 04 (split), 06, 07 (split)

 

Central (482.98125 Mhz)

M3 - 07 (split), 08, 09, 12 (split)

M4 - 11 (split)

M5 - 10, 12 (split)

 

North (482.75625 Mhz)

M6 - 11 (split), 16 (split)

M7 - 11 (split), 12 (split)

M8 - 16 (split)

M9 - 13, 16 (split)

 

 

BRONX

South (482.76875 Mhz)

B1 - 03 (split), 14 (split), 17 (split), 18 (split), 26

B2 - 14 (split), 17 (split), 18 (split), 19 (split)

 

North (483.20625 Mhz)

B3 - 03 (split), 15 (split), 20

B4 - 15 (split), 27 (split)

B5 - 19, (split), 27 (split)

ZONE   -   BATTALION

 

BROOKLYN

South (483.29375 Mhz)

K1 - 33 (split), 41 (split), 42 (split), 43

K2 - 33 (split), 40, 41 (split), 42 (split)

 

Central (482.50625 Mhz)

K3 - 38, 44 (split), 58 (split)

K4 - 39, 44 (split), 58 (split)

 

North (483.28125 Mhz)

K5 - 31 (split), 37 (split), 44 (split), 48 (split), 57 (split)

K6 - 31 (split), 32, 48 (split)

K7 - 28, 35, 37 (split), 57 (split)

 

 

 

 

QUEENS

East (483.03125 Mhz)

Q1 - 47

Q2 - 50 (split), 53 (split), 54

Q5 - 50 (split), 52 (split), 53 (split)

Q7 - 52 (split), 53 (split)

 

West (482.51875 Mhz)

Q3 - 50 (split), 51

Q4 - 45 (split), 46 (split), 50 (split)

Q6 - 45 (split), 46 (split), 49

 

 

STATEN ISLAND

(482.24375 Mhz)

S1 - 21 (split), 22 (split)

S2 - 21 (split), 22 (split), 23 (split)

S3 - 23 (split)


EMS Zones as related to NYPD Precincts

ZONE   -   PRECINCT

 

MANHATTAN

South

M1 - 1, 5, 7

M2 - 6, 9, 10, 13

 

Central

M3 - MTS, 17, MTN

M4 - 19, 20, 22

M5 - 23, 24

 

North

M6 - 25, 26, 28

M7 - 32

M8 - 30

M9 - 33, 34

 

 

BRONX

South

B1 - 40, 41, 42

B2 - 44, 46, 48

 

North

B3 - 43,45

B4 - 47, 49

B5 - 50, 52

ZONE   -   PRECINCT

 

BROOKLYN

South

K1 - 60, 61, 62

K2 - 66, 68, 70, 72

 

Central

K3 - 67, 71

K4 - 63, 69, 73, 75

 

North

K5 - 77, 79

K6 - 76, 78, 84, 88

K7 - 81, 83, 90, 94

 

 

 

 

QUEENS

East

Q1 - 100, 101

Q2 - 103, 105, 113

Q5 - 107

Q7 - 109, 111

 

West

Q3 - 102, 106

Q4 - 104, 112

Q6 - 108,110,114,115

 

 

STATEN ISLAND

S1 - 120

S2 - 122

S3 - 123


FDNY HOSPITAL NUMBERS

MANHATTAN

01 NYU Downtown

02 Bellevue (T,R)

03 Beth Israel-Petrie

05 Manhattan Eye & Ear

07 Harlem (T,B,S)

08 Memorial Sloan Kettering

10 Manhattan VA

12 Metropolitan (S)

13 Mount Sinai (S)

14 NY Presb. Cornell (T,B)

15 New York Univ. MC

16 NY Presb. Allen Pavilion

17 NY Presbyterian (T)

18 Roosevelt (S)

20 St. Luke's (T,S)

 

BRONX

23 Bx. Lebanon - Concourse (S)

24 Bx. Lebanon - Fulton

25 Jacobi MC (T,H,B,P,S)

26 Bronx VA

27 Lincoln MC (T,S)

28 Our Lady of Mercy MC (S)

29 Montefiore MC (R,S)

70 North Central Bx.

81 Our Lady of Mercy D'Urso

83 St. Barnabas (T,S)

98 NY Westchester Sq. MC (S)

 

QUEENS

31 NYH of Queens (T,S)

32 Elmhurst (T,S)

33 NY Flushing MC (S)

34 Jamaica MC (T,S)

35 Long Island Jewish MC (S)

37 Peninsula

38 Queens General

40 St. John's Epis. Rkwy.

71 Mount Sinai of Queens (S)

77 North Shore Forest Hills

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BROOKLYN

41 Brookdale MC (T,S)

42 Coney Island

44 University Hospital (S)

45 Woodhull

46 Interfaith Jewish

48 Kings County (T,S)

49 Long Island College (S)

51 Lutheran MC (T,S)

53 Maimonides MC (S)

54 NY Methodist (S)

55 Interfaith St. John's Epis.

58 Wycoff (S)

90 Brooklyn V.A.

91 Brooklyn Hosp. Caledonian

92 NY Community (S)

93 Beth Israel - Kings Highway (S)

95 Brooklyn Hospital (S)

 

STATEN ISLAND

59 Staten Island Univ.-South

60 Richmond Univ. MC (T,S)

62 Staten Island Univ.-North (T,B,S)

 

(B) - Burn

(H) - Hyperbaric

(P) - Snake Bite Poison

(R) - Replant

(S) - Stroke

(T) - Trauma

 

UPDATED 1/2/2014