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National Nurses Week: Thank You, Nurses

We’re in the midst of Nurses Week, a time for everyone to reflect on the vast contributions nurses make to the medical world each and every day. The US has more than 4 million registered nurses, and they are some of our most trusted professionals, consistently ranking at the top of nationwide Gallup honesty and [...]

By |May 8th, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

Century crews’ quick response to MVA shows professionalism, dedication

Century crew members must be quick on their feet, making split second decisions on the fly, all while keeping a calm, professional demeanor. This composedness in the face of difficulty is vital to being an emergency care provider. Critical Care Paramedic Peggy Conyers and EMT Travis Cann displayed such competence and nimbleness on April 21st, [...]

By |April 26th, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Patient Care, Personnel, Recognition|2 Comments

Life-saving surprise: Century EMT unknowingly delivers heart to uncle

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Jacksonville EMT made a life-saving delivery on Thursday. It's part of his job to take people to the hospital, but this trip to the hospital was anything but routine. Teddy Ross works at Century Ambulance. On Thursday, he was paged to the airport to pick up an organ and transport it [...]

By |April 25th, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Community, Patient Care, Personnel|0 Comments

Lifesavers! Man thanks first responders after near-death experience

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Fla. - A man who survived a heart attack met up with the first responders in Columbia County who helped save his life to say thanks during a ceremony on Tuesday. Bill Lipthrott and his wife, Kim Lipthrott, are celebrating his near-full recovery after he had a heart attack Feb. 26. At 5:40 [...]

By |April 24th, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Community, Patient Care, Personnel|0 Comments

All-Hazards Disaster Response Focus at Century Ambulance Service

Century Ambulance recently selected Leigh Cowan to join our team as a Special Projects Manager, responsible for leading our expansion into Pasco County and West Florida. Leigh was featured in the April 2019 issue of South Florida Hospital News & Healthcare Report, highlighting her important role as the lead of Century Ambulance’s Disaster Response Team. [...]

By |April 4th, 2019|Community, HIRING Fwd, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

Century Ambulance Service and Columbia County Fire Rescue donate funds for Breast Cancer Awareness

On Feb. 21, 2019, the Suwannee River Breast Cancer Awareness Association received a $1,982.57 donation from Century Ambulance Service and the Columbia County Fire Rescue Department. The funds were made possible through the generosity of the emergency medical technicians, paramedics, firefighters and others in the community who purchased special edition t-shirts in support of breast [...]

By |February 26th, 2019|Charity, Community, COMMUNITY Fwd|0 Comments

Maribel Claudio joins Century Ambulance as Senior HR Generalist

Century Ambulance has selected Maribel Claudio to serve as the company’s Senior Human Resources Generalist. Maribel comes to Century Ambulance from a role as HR Generalist for TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico, and she has held coordinator roles in both human resources and import-export compliance. Maribel has more than 18 years of experience working in the [...]

By |December 4th, 2018|HUMAN RESOURCES Fwd, Personnel|0 Comments

New technology connects doctors with stroke patients while in ambulance

The new mobile "telestroke" program allows doctors to perform a stroke evaluation via video chat ahead of an ambulance. Every minute matters when someone has a stroke. New technology in Northeast Florida is cutting down response time by connecting doctors with patients before the ambulance ever arrives at the hospital. “Stroke is extremely common,” Dr. [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Community, Patient Care, Technology, TECHNOLOGY Fwd|0 Comments

Century Ambulance key to Hurricane Michael recovery efforts in Bay County

Century Ambulance is playing a key role in the EMS response to Hurricane Michael in Bay County, Florida, where it initially dispatched seven ambulances to aid in recovery efforts while more ambulances immediately en route to help the community in the wake of the catastrophic storm. Century Ambulance is currently operating out of the Bay [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|COMMUNITY Fwd, Patient Care, Recognition|0 Comments