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Hospital Net Program


The hospital net is a Santa Clara County ARES/RACES net focused on providing communications for and between hospitals and the EMSA (Emergency Medical Services Agency) during times of need.  Individuals interested in helping with communications at one or more hospitals should contact the hospital net coordinator (below).


Qualified Operator Requirements

Qualified Hospital Net Operators are amateur radio operators who have volunteered their time, their expertise and their equipment to provide communications services to hospitals during times of need.  These individuals are trained and prepared to provide the communications services required at county hospitals, including voice and data communications.

SCCo Qualified Hospital Net Operator Requirements (PDF - 120 kB)









The current hospital net coordinator is Peter Hertan, K6PLH.  He can be reached at:  K6PLH @ yahoo . com


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This page was last updated on 21-Jan-2019