Dauphin County Ambulance

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

Chambers Hill Fire Co-Swatara EMS Ambulance 1263 Pleasant Avenue Harrisburg PA 17113 717-985-9461

Halifax Area Ambulance & Rescue Association 31 Bunker Hill Road Halifax PA 17032 717-896-3636

Medical Express Ambulance Service of Halifax 13 South River Road Halifax PA 17032 717-827-3058

Medical Express Ambulance Service of Halifax 3589 Peters Mountain Road Halifax PA 17032 717-827-3063

Millersburg Area Ambulance 331 Union Street Millersburg PA 17061 717-692-2346

South Central EMS Ambulance 8065 Allentown Boulevard Harrisburg PA 17112 717-671-4020

About Dauphin County Ambulances

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

Dauphin 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 Dauphin 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 Dauphin County Emergency Services Department or Dauphin 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.

Dauphin County Private Ambulance Service

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

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Dauphin 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. Dauphin 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 Dauphin 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.