Some calls that Mesquite Fire and Rescue receives are not always included in the report, as a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our Fire and Rescue workers do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 74 calls this week:
Agency assistance 1
Back pain 1
Cardiac arrest 1
Fire alarm 2
Heart problem 2
MVA w/injury 1
Patient transport 18
Sick person 10
Suicidal person 1
Unknown problem 3
Heart Problem: Rescue 11 and rescue 32 responded to a call of a patient who reportedly had a syncope episode. One patient transported to the local hospital. Rescue 11 and rescue 32 available.
Trauma: Rescue 31 responded a person who fell off their bike. Patient signed out against medical advice.
Overdose: Rescue 11 and rescue 31 responded to the residence of a patient who had possibl overdosed. The patient was treated for a diabetic problem and refused transport.
Cardiac Arrest: Rescue 11 responded to report of an obvious death. On arrival individual was confirmed to be deceased.
Agency Assistance: Rescue 31 responded to an agency assist with Bunkerville Fire Department for a domestic disturbance. While staging waiting for police department Bunkerville Fire department cancelled Rescue 31.
Breathing: Rescue 11 and Rescue 31 responded to a person short of breath. Rescue 11 transported to the local hospital with crew of Rescue 31 on board for additional manpower.
Pregnancy: Rescue 11 and rescue 32 responded for a reported female who gave birth. Both Mother and child where transported to local Hospital
Unconscious: Rescue 31 was dispatched out for a unconscious person. Pt was transported to local hospital.