Emergency Medical Services are provided by Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services, based out of North Whitehall Township. Northern Valley, commonly referred to as "NOVA" provides Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support services to the Residents of Walnutport Borough, Slatington Borough, Washington Township, North Whitehall Township, and parts of Lowhill Townhip.
NOVA staffs 1-ALS unit 24 hours a day, and utilizes an additional BLS or ALS unit due to additional call volume 18 hours a day (06:00 to 00:00). On a rotating basis, the 24 hour ALS truck is housed at the Levans Road Station in North Whitehall Township, and then at the Slatington Fire Station in Slatington Borough.
Northern Valley EMS was formed by the merger of Slatedale Ambulance, Slatington Ambulance, and North Whitehall Ambulance Services.
For more information on Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services, feel free to contact their administrative office at (610) 262-1075.