Ambulance Services in Duval County, Florida

Find Duval County, Florida ambulances. Ambulances provide information on emergency care services and the transport of individuals to and from the hospital.

There are 6 Ambulance Services in Duval County, Florida, serving a population of 912,043 people in an area of 763 square miles. There is 1 Ambulance Service per 152,007 people, and 1 Ambulance Service per 127 square miles.

In Florida, Duval County is ranked 31st of 67 counties in Ambulance Services per capita, and 5th in Ambulance Services per square mile.

Century Ambulance of Jacksonville 11355 Old Saint Augustine Road Jacksonville, FL

Century Ambulance of Jacksonville 5836 Lone Pine Road Jacksonville, FL

Century Ambulance of Jacksonville 2144 Rosselle Street Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville Ambulance Service Inc 5995 Philips Highway Jacksonville, FL

Liberty Ambulance Services of Jacksonville 1626 Atlantic University Circle Jacksonville, FL

Life Flight Air Ambulance 800 Prudential Drive Jacksonville, FL

About Duval County Ambulances

Duval County Ambulances provide emergency and non-emergency medical transport for patients going to hospitals, medical centers, and other health care facilities in Duval County, FL. Ambulance Services can be provided by a variety of Duval County government, private non-profit, or for-profit entities. Duval County Ambulance Service providers may only provide transport services, or they may offer transport services in conjunction with Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

You may contact Ambulance Services for questions about:
  • Duval County Ambulance Companies
  • Emergency transportation in Duval County
  • Insurance coverage and billing
  • Duval County Ambulance Service jobs and employment
  • Call 9-1-1 for emergencies
Duval County Emergency Ambulance Service

Duval County Emergency Ambulance Services is one component of a network of resources activated during a medical emergency. Emergency response is a coordinated effort, usually between multiple agencies, which typically involves Duval County 911 dispatch, on-scene care by first responders, and transport to an appropriate facility. When provided in conjunction with EMS, Ambulance Services are often operated as part of a county or local government Duval County Emergency Services Department or Duval County Public Safety Department. In addition to transport capability, the Ambulance may be staffed with Emergency Medical Technicians or Paramedics who are qualified to provide Basic Life Support or Advanced Life Support to patients experiencing medical emergencies.

Duval County Private Ambulance Service

Duval County and local governments may also contract out EMS and Ambulance Services to private organizations that provide both EMS and transport services. Hybrid arrangements are also common, in which Ambulance Services are contracted to a private organization, while Duval County or local EMS staff provide both on-scene care as well as pre-hospital medical care during transport.

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Duval County Ambulance Services are also necessary for a variety of non-emergency situations, normally on a scheduled basis. Ambulances are often a medical necessity for a patient's transport for planned medical services, such as to a dialysis facility for end-stage renal disease patients. Duval County Ambulance providers also transport nursing home residents to health care providers, often on a contractual basis with the nursing home. Ambulance Service providers also offer chair car services in vehicles equipped with side wheelchair lifts. Unscheduled non-emergency Ambulance transportation may be provided in Duval County, in some cases, such as when transport is needed to diagnose or treat a patient's health condition and the use of any other method of transportation would endanger the patient's health.