Munson Health
Kalkaska EMS

skill and compassion when you need it most


Kalkaska EMS has over 2,000 requests for service annually



In a serious or life-threatening emergency, no one can afford to take any chances or waste any time. The situation calls for experienced professionals who must respond immediately. At Kalkaska EMS, our highly-trained medical teams use the latest life-saving equipment and fully-staffed ambulances that are mobile emergency rooms. Kalkaska EMS serves an area of over 570 square miles of Kalkaska County and has over 2,000 requests for service annually.

Kalkaska EMS maintains a fleet of fully equipped, custom designed advanced life support ambulances. These units are equipped with the latest pre-hospital care equipment available including:

  • Phillips Cardiac Monitors
    • 12 lead ECG
    • Pacing
    • Defibrillation
    • Capnography
    • Pulse Oximetry
  • Stryker Power Cots and Stair Chair
  • Advanced Airways
  • IV Therapy including Intraosseous
  • Mechanical CPR Device


We also have a strong commitment to our community and provide medical support for special events such as:

  • Festivals
  • Sporting Events
  • Car Seat Inspections
  • CPR and First Aid Courses


Along the way, Kalkaska EMS has earned the reputation of being one of the highest quality and most progressive pre-hospital care services in northern Michigan, and we will continue to be on the forefront of innovation in our field. The success we have achieved is a result of the efforts of more than twenty highly trained and dedicated staff members that are unmatched in expertise in their profession.