Hampden County Ambulance

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

Alert Ambulance Service of Agawam 31 Saint Jacques Avenue Agawam MA 01001 413-786-0310

Alert Ambulance Service of Chicopee 317 Meadow Street Chicopee MA 01013 413-535-0231

Alert Ambulance Service of Holyoke 678 Meadow Street Chicopee MA 01013 413-420-0045

Alert Ambulance Service of Springfield 1131 Boston Road Springfield MA 01119 413-455-2651

Am-B-Care Ambulance Transport 2155 East Columbus Avenue Springfield MA 01104 508-581-8877

BHS Ambulance Service of Springfield 759 Chestnut Street Springfield MA 01107 413-794-9851

Baystate Health Ambulance 345 Page Boulevard Springfield MA 01104 413-794-9851

Brimfield Ambulance Service 34 Wales Road Brimfield MA 01010 413-245-6677

National Ambulance of Springfield 425 Saint James Avenue Springfield MA 01109 413-736-0092

Palmer Ambulance Service 4 Shearer Saint Exd Palmer MA 01069 413-283-2983

Ram Ambulance 77 Myron Street West Springfield MA 01089 413-304-2020

Wilbraham Ambulance 2770 Boston Road Wilbraham MA 01095 413-596-2273

About Hampden County Ambulances

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

Hampden 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 Hampden 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 Hampden County Emergency Services Department or Hampden 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.

Hampden County Private Ambulance Service

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

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Hampden 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. Hampden 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 Hampden 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.