Upper Darby Ambulance

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

Eastern Ambulance Inspection Services 339 Maypole Road Upper Darby PA 19082 610-352-6416

Stat Medical Transport Ambulance of Drexel Hill 4610 State Road Upper Darby PA 19026 610-626-4216

Stat Medical Transport Ambulance of Drexel Hill 740 Burmont Road Upper Darby PA 19026 484-461-4568

About Upper Darby Ambulances

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

Upper Darby 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 Upper Darby 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 Upper Darby Emergency Services Department or Upper Darby 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.

Upper Darby Private Ambulance Service

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

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Upper Darby 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. Upper Darby 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 Delaware 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.