About Us

Our Company

Shoshone County Emergency Medical Services Corporation was formed in 2012 as a 501-C3 Non Profit Public Charity to provide ambulance services to Shoshone county and portions of Kootenai County.  Progressing since our inception we are proud to have a working relationship with Shoshone County Fire Districts 1 & 2 that provide 911 Ambulances services throughout the Silver Valley currently at the EMT-Advanced level.  In addition SCEMS has over 20 staff members who make up the Critical Care Transport Team that specialized in providing care for patients requiring ground transport services from Shoshone Medical Center to facilities and hospitals throughout the Northwest.  ​

Board of Directors

The Governing board Is made up of five members that represent Fire District #1, Fire District #2,  Fire District #3, Shoshone County Board of Commissioners, Shoshone Medical Center and Industry in Shoshone County.

  • Chairman of the Board is John Specht
    John is a Fire Commissioner for Fire District #1
  • Vice Chairman is Tamie Eberhard
    Tamie is a Fire Commissioner for Fire District #2
  • Secretary Treasurer is Mike Dexter
    Mike represents industry
  • Board Member Bruce VanBroeke
    Bruce is a Fire Commissioner for Fire District #3
  • Board Member Jay Huber
    Jay is a County Commissioner
  • Board Member Jerry Brantz
    Jerry is the CEO/CFO of Shoshone Medical Center

Medical Director Dr. Scott Reed

Dr. Reed is Board Certified Family Practice. he graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1990. he has served in Shoshone County as an ER physician at Shoshone Medical Center, and currently works at Mountain View Family medicine in Pinehurst.

Chief Officer

WILLIAM HOLSTEIN JR.

​William (Bill) Holstein started with the EMS Corporation in November of 2012 pulling from his 24 years of experience in Fire and EMS.  He has been a certified Paramedic since 1995, has served as an emergency responder and manager since 1991.

Assistant Chief / Training Officer

AARON BOATMAN


Aaron started with the company in Summer of 2018 and brings experience from California, Arizona, Colorado and North Idaho.  Certified Paramedic since 2009 and EMS provider since 2003.

Providers

 Our Providers work as career and volunteer staff members for both Shoshone County Fire District #1, and Shoshone County Fire District # 2. All personnel are certified to at least the Emergency Medical Technician level.