From the moment Santiam Hospital’s ALS ambulance arrives on scene, pre-hospital care begins by highly trained professionals, who have knowledge and skills to treat those with illnesses or victims of trauma. This early response and continuous care offers tremendous benefit in the treatment and care of patients, and provides a seamless transition to hospital treatment.

The advance life support ambulance is equipped to provide a variety of emergency care, including ground transportation to surrounding hospitals. The hospital also has a designated helipad for utilization of air transportation if needed. The Santiam Ambulance provides mutual aid to other local area ambulance services within our region, including Turner, Lyons and Scio. Santiam Ambulance staff’s two full time ambulances and has an annual call volume of 3,000 that is a combination of 911 calls and transfers.

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Did You Know?

Did you know that 1 out of every 4 car accidents in the United States is caused by texting and driving.

That is nearly 33,000 injuries occurred each year from texting while driving.

Texting while driving causes a 400% increase in time spent with eyes off the road. 94% of drivers support a ban on texting while driving.

Pledge Here to being a safer driver by not texting and driving. #ItCanWait


This hospital has the most wonderful staff! From the receptionist, doctors, nurses, everyone I’ve met have been the most caring and understanding individuals I’ve ever met. Ps the people who work in the kitchen who make the meals are outstanding!!


Our family has been patients for many years. The doctors, nurses, and staff are always friendly, attentive, thorough, and knowledgeable. They really go above and beyond even being able to schedule same-day appointments if necessary.