Juniata County Ambulance

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

Central Juniata EMS Ambulance 47 CJEMS Lane Mifflintown PA 17059 717-436-5527

Lack Tuscarora EMS Ambulance Church Street East Waterford PA 17021 717-734-3959

Port Royal Ambulance 316 Milford Street Port Royal PA 17082 717-527-2932

Richfield Ambulance League 38146 Route 35 North Richfield PA 17086 717-694-3711

Thompsontown Ambulance League 48 East Main Street Thompsontown PA 17094 717-535-4518

About Juniata County Ambulances

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

Juniata 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 Juniata 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 Juniata County Emergency Services Department or Juniata 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.

Juniata County Private Ambulance Service

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

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Juniata 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. Juniata 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 Juniata 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.