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MONOC is Awarded 911 EMS Contract for City of Orange

Wall, NJ – MONOC is proud to announce that it has just been awarded a one year contract to provide 911 EMS services to the City of Orange.  The contract will run through December 31, 2015 with two one year renewal options.

MONOC has provided EMS services to the City of Orange since 2004 and receives approximately 4,000 requests for EMS service per year.  Jeff Behm, MONOC’s Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President said, “MONOC appreciates the opportunity to continue to provide EMS in the City of Orange Township.  We thank the people of Orange for entrusting us to respond safely and expeditiously to those in need of emergency care.”

MONOC Mobile Health Services is a non-profit hospital cooperative consisting of 15 acute care hospitals located throughout New Jersey. Formed in 1978 MONOC’s mission is to improve healthcare and reduce costs.  MONOC employs over 730 employees and operates a fleet of over 100 ambulances.  Together this shared services consortium acts as a healthcare cooperative for these acute care hospitals and over 2.8 million residents that they serve living in more than 1,800 square miles of the Garden State.

Among its numerous service lines, MONOC operates MICU Paramedic Services, Helicopter interfacility and 911 services, Mobile Critical Care Services and Basic Life Support interfacility and 911 services.  Additionally, MONOC operates the State’s largest EMS education department and a 24/7 state of the art 9-1-1 dispatch center which handled over 156,000 requests for service in 2013.