Real Time Activity Status (RTAS)
The RTAS system is a web-based program used by all Franklin County emergency departments and three contiguous county hospitals to notify EMS when their emergency departments are overly busy or diverting EMS patients to less busy emergency departments.
To access the COTS RTAS system, visit https://www.cotsrtas.org. Please complete the access request form and send to Roxanna Giambri.
Access is only available to emergency departments participating in the RTAS system or EMS agencies and dispatch centers transporting patients to RTAS participating emergency departments.
Participating emergency departments include: