San Luis Obispo County Ambulance

Find San Luis Obispo County California ambulances. Ambulances provide emergency care services, such as the transporting of individuals to and from the hospital.


San Luis Ambulance of San Luis Obispo 3546 South Higuera Street San Luis Obispo CA 93401 805-543-2626


San Luis Ambulance of Templeton 75 North Main Street Templeton CA 93465 805-434-0583

Transitions Ambulance 458 Higuera Street San Luis Obispo CA 93401 805-544-2678

What are Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Life Support (ALS)?

Basic Lift Support and Advanced Life Support are medical protocols followed during medical emergencies. BLS is provided by Emergency Medical Technicians and largely involves monitoring vital signs. ALS is followed when more extensive treatment is needed, such as cardiac monitoring or intravenous therapy.

Who pays for emergency Ambulance transport?

In most cases, the patient, their insurance provider, or both are billed for the cost of emergency Ambulance transport. Depending on the insurance provider and the extent of medical care provided during transport, insurance may cover a large portion of the cost.

Do all Ambulance Services provide non-emergency transportation?

No. Some Ambulance Services are dedicated exclusively for use in conjunction with the 911 system and EMS purposes. These Ambulance Services are not available for scheduled or non-emergency purposes.