D.C. Fire and EMS Chief Gregory Dean (center).

D.C. Fire and EMS Chief Gregory Dean (center).

After a series of challenges facing D.C.’s Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department, including long wait times and ambulance shortages, Mayor Muriel Bowser and Fire and EMS Chief Gregory Dean proposed the use of private ambulances for non-life-threatening 911 calls. We speak with Dean about how the city is addressing the department’s challenges.

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  • Gregory Dean Chief, Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department, District of Columbia

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