Governance Documents and Reports

Washington County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is responsible for the regulation of ambulance and wheelchair car services in Washington County. Oregon state law which authorizes counties to do this within county boundaries. (ORS.682)

All EMS related state laws can be found here.

Under this authority Washington County has adopted its own county Code, Administrative Rules, Ambulance Service Area (ASA) Plan, and Franchise Agreement for Emergency Ambulance Services.
 
Washington County Code 8.32: Emergency Medical & Transportation Services Ordinance
 
EMS Administrative Rules January 2019
 
Ambulance Service Area Plan/July 2009
 
WaCo Emergency Ambulance Franchise Agreement as Amended 08-01-2018
 
911 Transportation Performance Reports
The Agreement for Emergency Ambulance Services in Washington County includes basic performance standards. Metro West Ambulance (MWA), the franchise holder, knows they are expected to meet or exceed each metric. 
 
Franchise Agreement Monthly Performance Reports:
Performance Assessment and Summary January 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary February 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary March 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary April 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary May 2021 
Performance Assessment and Summary June 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary July 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary August 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary September 2021
Performance Assessment and Summanry October 2021
Performance Assessment and Summary November 2021

Franchise Agreement 18 Month Assessment:
Period 4 Assessment Ended December 2015
Period 5 Assessment Ended June 2017
Period 6 Assessment Ended December 2018
Period 7 Assessment Ended June 2020