Sec. 5-1. Definitions.

 

Sec. 5-1. Definitions.
 
Whenever used in this chapter the following terms shall be construed as set out herein:
 
Ambulance: Any motor vehicle that is specially designed or constructed, and equipped, and is intended to be used for and is maintained and operated for the transportation of patients.
 
Attendant: A trained qualified individual responsible for the operation of an ambulance and the care of the patients whether or not the attendant also serves as driver.
 
Attendant-driver: A person who is qualified as an attendant and a driver.
 
Certificate: A certificate of public convenience and necessity issued by the city council under the provisions of this chapter, authorizing the holder thereof to conduct an ambulance service in the city.
 
Patient: An individual who is sick, injured, wounded or otherwise incapacitated or helpless. (Code 1959, § 3.1-1; Ord. No. O-12-107, 9-11-12)
 
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