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Century Training Supervisor Beth Rodgers honored as a 2019 Star of Life

Our very own Beth Rodgers recently traveled to Washington D.C., where she was honored as a 2019 Star of Life for outstanding service and dedication by the American Ambulance Association. During this trip, the Stars met with legislators and participated in meetings on Capital Hill. A pioneer in the Northeast Florida healthcare and EMS communities, [...]

By |August 1st, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Community, Personnel, Recognition|2 Comments

Kids bring out the best in Jacksonville Jaguars players

Jacksonville, Fla. -  Century Ambulance Service along with our community partner Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital hosted four children on Saturday, July 27 to take part in the Jacksonville Jaguars Helmet Walk with team members to launch the new season at the second day of training camp. Liam, Ella and Emma Smith and Stephen Parr participated in [...]

By |July 29th, 2019|Community, EVENTS Fwd, Special Events|0 Comments

Marsha Morrell nominated for the prestigious EVE Award

The EVE Award recognizes women with the initiative to accomplish their vision for benefiting the community. All have a history of service, passion and commitment. There are the 12 finalists for the EVE Awards. The Times-Union created the awards in 1969 to honor the achievements of women during the prior year. Judges drawn from former [...]

By |May 30th, 2019|BRAVO! Fwd, Events, Recognition|0 Comments

National EMS Week: Beyond the Call

The theme of the 45th annual National EMS Week, running from May 19 through 25, is Beyond the Call. EMS is about excellent patient care, but it is also about much more. There is so much that happens beyond the sacrifice and care of responding to calls for help. Volunteering in their spare time, organizing [...]

By |May 24th, 2019|Community, EVENTS Fwd, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

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