Emergency Medical Services

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The mission of the Department of Emergency Medical Services is to deliver valued services to the community that preserve life, improve health, and promote the safety of citizens and visitors, who live, learn, work and play in our community while maintaining a sustainable systems approach that is focused on dynamic resource utilization to enhance the overall quality of life in Virginia Beach ​​​​​​​​.

Be a​ Life Saver…Save Someone's Life Today 


The City of Virginia Beach is now a PulsePoint-connected community. E911 dispatchers have  the ability to alert CPR-trained citizens of a nearby cardiac emergency and the location of the nearet AED in public places while first responders are enroute.  

Learn more at  www.vbems.com/pulsepoint

  • The free PulsePoint app is available for download on iTunes and Google Play ​

Vist www.vbems.com for the latest information about programs and services offered by Emergency Medical Services.