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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be open for appointments only. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

EMS Contact Information and Hours of Operation

Emergency Medical Services Agency
Imperial County Public Health Department
935 Broadway, El Centro, CA 92243
Phone: (442) 265-1444
Fax: (442) 265-1478
Email: ems@co.imperial.ca.us
Monday-Friday 8a.m-12p.m. and 1p.m.-5p.m. (Except Legal Holidays)

EMS STAFF

The EMS staff at the Imperial County Public Health Department consists of the EMS Medical Director, the EMS Manager, the EMS Coordinator, the Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Community Emergency Response Team (PHEP) Program Coordinator, and the Hospital Preparedness Program and Medical Reserve Corp (HPP) Coordinator.

 

Kathy Staats, M.D. Medical Director

Imperial County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency

Dr. Staats currently serves as the EMS Medical Director for Imperial County. In this capacity, her duties include approving medical standards, policies, protocols and procedures for EMS programs in addition to working on quality assurance for pre-hospital, emergency and trauma care.

katherinestaats@co.imperial.ca.us

 

James Pintus-EMS Coordinator

Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
Imperial County Public Health Department
935 Broadway, El Centro, CA 92243
Tel: (442) 265-1405
Fax: (442) 265-1478
Email: jamespintus@co.imperial.ca.us

 

Sterling Wray-EMS Coordinator

Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
Imperial County Public Health Department
935 Broadway, El Centro, CA 92243
Tel: (442) 265-1365
Fax: (442) 265-1478
Email:Sterlingwray@co.imperial.ca.us

 

Karrah Caldwell-PHEP Program Coordinator

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Medical Services Agency

Imperial County Public Health Department

935 Broadway, El Centro, CA 92243
Tel: (442) 265-1411

Fax: (442) 265-1478
Email: karrahcaldwell@co.imperial.ca.us

 

Mayra Ibarra-HPP Program Coordinator

Hospital Preparedness Program/MRC Coordinator
Emergency Medical Services Agency
Imperial County Public Health Department
935 Broadway, El Centro, CA 92243
Tel: (442) 265-1388
Fax: (442) 265-1478
Email: mayraibarra@co.imperial.ca.us