09 - 30 - 2011 Medic 29 closes at Lewistown Hospital
Lewistown Hospitalâs Medic 29 Advance Life Support program will close at the end of this year, however the Advance Life Support services will continue to be available to Mifflin Co. residents through Fame EMS. For people in Juniata Co., Port Royal EMS & Central Juniata EMS will provide coverage. CJEMS is currently establishing an ALS service that is expected to be operational by December 1st. In a statement from Lewistown Hospital, the VP of Operations Kirk Thomas stated that the goal is to consolidate the ALS operations & work with other organizations for improved efficiencies.