Berks County Ambulance

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

Bally Community Ambulance 537 Chestnut Street Bally PA 19503 610-845-2501

Bethel Community Ambulance 8170 Lancaster Avenue Bethel PA 19507 717-933-8934

Blandon Community Ambulance 28 West Wesner Road Blandon PA 19510 610-926-7797

Elverson EMS Ambulance 4458 Main Street Elverson PA 19520 610-286-8925

Exeter Ambulance Association 30 Fairlane Road Reading PA 19606 610-779-7687

Fleetwood Ambulance 16 North Chestnut Street Fleetwood PA 19522 610-944-7676

Hamburg Ambulance 333 North 6th Street Reading PA 19601 610-655-4911

Kutztown Area Transport Service Ambulance 87 South Kemp Road Kutztown PA 19530 610-683-3012

L and P Cares Ambulance 30 Cardinal Drive Birdsboro PA 19508 215-947-1840

Lower Alsace Ambulance Association 750 North 25th Street Reading PA 19606 610-779-0190

Oley Ambulance Lynx Drive Oley PA 19547 610-987-3211

Schuylkill Valley Emergency Ambulance 26 Wall Street Leesport PA 19533 610-926-3858

Southern Berks Regional EMS Ambulance of Birdsboro 445 East Main Street Birdsboro PA 19508 610-582-1848

Southern Berks Regional EMS Ambulance of Douglassville 14 Church Lane Douglassville PA 19518 610-385-3777

Southern Berks Regional EMS Ambulance of Reading 769 Mountain View Road Reading PA 19607 610-775-1041

Western Berks Ambulance of Reading 223 Playground Drive West Reading PA 19611 610-678-3048

Western Berks Ambulance of Robesonia 551 West Penn Avenue Robesonia PA 19551 610-693-6699

About Berks County Ambulances

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

Berks 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 Berks 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 Berks County Emergency Services Department or Berks 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.

Berks County Private Ambulance Service

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

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Berks 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. Berks 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 Berks 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.