Barnstable County Ambulance

Find Barnstable County Massachusetts ambulances. Ambulances provide information on emergency care services and the transport of individuals to and from the hospital.

Cape & Islands EMS Systems Ambulance 26 Bayview Street Yarmouth MA 02673 508-771-4510

Cape Cod Ambulance of Sandwich 15 Jan Sebastian Drive Sandwich MA 02563 508-833-3928

Cape Cod Ambulance of West Yarmouth 57 Mid-Tech Drive Yarmouth MA 02673 508-775-0494

Coastal Medical Transportation Services Ambulance of South Yarmouth 17 Reardon Circle Yarmouth MA 02664 508-258-0716

Coastal Medical Transportation Services Ambulance of South Yarmouth 905 Massachusetts 28 Yarmouth MA 02664 508-694-6687

Falmouth Town Ambulance 399 Main Street Falmouth MA 02540 508-548-2323

Lower Cape Ambulance Association 25 Shank Painter Road Provincetown MA 02657 508-487-0147

About Barnstable County Ambulances

Barnstable County Ambulances provide emergency and non-emergency medical transport for patients going to hospitals, medical centers, and other health care facilities in Barnstable County, MA. Ambulance Services can be provided by a variety of Barnstable County government, private non-profit, or for-profit entities. Barnstable 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:
  • Barnstable County Ambulance Companies
  • Emergency transportation in Barnstable County
  • Insurance coverage and billing
  • Barnstable County Ambulance Service jobs and employment
  • Call 9-1-1 for emergencies
Barnstable County Emergency Ambulance Service

Barnstable 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 Barnstable 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 Barnstable County Emergency Services Department or Barnstable 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.

Barnstable County Private Ambulance Service

Barnstable 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 Barnstable County or local EMS staff provide both on-scene care as well as pre-hospital medical care during transport.

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Barnstable 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. Barnstable 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 Barnstable 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.