Emergency Medical Service
data maintenance and management services to Emergency Medical Service agencies.
Using GIS In Your Job
WTH has over 20 years of experience in providing GIS services for emergency medical service agencies.
Some benefits of using GIS in your Work:
- Better performance in responding to emergency events, or ambulance transport.
- The ability to record emergency response activities in real time and share this information with 911 dispatch, first responders and public officials.
- The ability to create preplans and identify staging areas for schools, businesses, hospitals, high-risk facilities, and large planned events such as fairs and festivals.
- The ability to track all of your ambulance runs and emergency response vehicles.
WTH uses locally available Aerial Photography and the best local GIS data – WTH builds maps for Emergency Medical Services that include the most accurate and currently available County and State aerial photography and local GIS layers rather than rely on generic national maps
Experienced 911 GIS technical support – WTH has a service support staff that averages over 18 years of GIS technical experience. We know that an Emergency Medical Service operates 24/7 under stressful conditions. WTH is part of your team to maintain your GIS system at all times and under the worst of conditions.
GIS Software System Design – WTH has experience with both public and private Ambulance and Emergency Medical Services and their GIS mapping needs. WTH can assist you in designing the best GIS mapping and AVL program for your particular budget and reguirements.
GIS Products and Services
WTH GIS products that are used by Emergency Medical Services include the following:
Think GIS User for 911 Response Mapping – Think GIS User allows for viewing current 911 information on laptops in EMS vehicles. The software can operate with or without an Internet connection, so your map is always working.
Think GIS Editor - Think GIS Editor has full mapping and editing capability and can be used for mapping event pre-plans, staging areas, service areas, and other public safety mapping.
ThinkGIS.com – ThinkGIS.com is a Cloud based version of Think GIS that allows for viewing GIS layers on any computer device that has an Internet connection including smart phones and tablets.
Event Manager – Event Manager is a WTH software product for mapping of emergency events in real time, and the communication of response activities to 911 PSAPs, first responders, and elected officials. There is also the option of displaying information on a public WebGIS Site.
Think AVL – Think AVL is Automatic Vehicle Location software that can track up to 1,000 vehicles of different types and display them on your Think GIS map. You can know where your vehicles are deployed in real time and set notifications for speed limits and service area boundaries. Think AVL also maintains a record of vehicle trips that can be used for planning and analysis and more efficient routing and service deployment.