A new program has been implemented that helps Pike County 911 dispatchers better assist callers with medical emergencies.
“The program is called emergency medical dispatch,” says Pike County 911 Executive Director David Morgan. “This particular one was developed by the state 911 board in cooperation with the Alabama Department of Public Health and the program…
All non-emergency calls to the Troy University Police Department are now being answered by the county’s 911 operations center.
The center handled calls after hours in the past but Beaudry says moving them entirely over to the center will streamline communications overall.
“We made this change primarily because we were having a little problem after…