Emergency Medical Service records are protected under HIPAA and may be released only to a patient or to a party designated by the patient, with patient consent.

 

For law firms, insurance companies, and record retrieval companies, the Escondido Fire Department utilizes the services of ChartSwap, an on-line records exchange service. Please request the records electronically at http://www.chartswap.com/.

 

Patients, please contact Wittman Enterprises, our ambulance billing company, directly at (800) 906-6552.

 

Fire incident (vehicle fires, house fires etc.) reports can be requested directly from the Fire Department. Photo ID and a $15.00 fee is required at the time of request.

 

If you have any further questions, please contact Fire Administration at (760) 839-5409.