Welcome to the Northwest Community EMS System
The Northwest Community System is composed of a Resource Hospital, five associate hospitals and twenty-four provider agencies covering the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Our EMS system has the distinction of being the first advanced life support sytem in the State of Illinois and the first multi-juristictional EMS system in the country. We encouter over 60,000 patients per year. Learn more about us...
2017 Standing Meeting Dates and Locations are posted
The system has posted the dates and locations for system meetings of the Standing Committees. These dates may also be found in the 2017 calendar postings.
CARS Superusers classes and System Memo # 359
The NWC EMSS is transitioning to the ImageTrend™ Elite platform using an updated NWC EMSS template to complete patient care reports. Superusers must train their agency personnel on this new platform in September. Therefore, ALL Superusers must attend a training session.
Meeting information updated
The listings of meeting dates, times and locations are found here. Please check the Events Calendar for any updated information.