Audit Report 13-05, Tampa Fire Rescue, Rescue Division, Released
The Internal Audit Department released their audit report of the Tampa Fire Rescue, Rescue Division.
Tampa Fire Rescue (TFR) provides fire suppression services and pre-hospital emergency medical and transport services. This audit focused on TFR’s emergency medical and transport services and did not include a review of TFR’s fire suppression services.
In calendar year 2012, TFR was dispatched to approximately 63,630 emergency medical calls. However, not all emergency medical calls require transport services. TFR’s Rescue Division is primarily responsible for handling emergency medical calls.