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Century crew members find feline to make the best of a tragic situation

In the midst of dire circumstances, Century Ambulance crew members ensured the safety of six people involved in a motor vehicle accident and then went one big step further to help improve a painful situation. Century’s Jane Hair and Thomas Ricks responded to a call for mutual aid following an accident, which resulted in the passing [...]

By |August 29th, 2016|Community, Patient Care|2 Comments

Century Executive VP Marsha Morrell earns EMS leadership award

Marsha Morrell, Century Ambulance Service’s Executive Vice President, was recently honored with the 2016 Mark Fingeret Award for Administrative Leadership Excellence in EMS. The Florida EMS Advisory Council presented Marsha with the much-deserved honor at its annual awards dinner in Orlando. An integral member of Century since it was created in 1981, Marsha has helped [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|COMMUNITY Fwd, Recognition|0 Comments

Century promotes Heather Stores to Training Manager

Century Ambulance has made a key promotion, naming Heather Stores the company’s new Training Manager. Heather has exhibited unique capabilities as a member of the Century team and moves to the management role from her previous concurrent roles of Critical Care Paramedic, Data Specialist and Mandarin Station Captain. As Training Manager, Heather is responsible for [...]

By |July 18th, 2016|BRAVO! Fwd, Personnel|1 Comment

Phillip Austin selected to lead Century’s Human Resources

Century Ambulance has named Phillip Austin its Human Resources Manager, a role to which he brings 15 years of HR and employee relations experience. As the highest ranking member of Century's HR team, Phillip will respond to a wide variety of team member needs as he oversees HR policies and procedures, employee relations, onboarding/offboarding, and much [...]

By |July 6th, 2016|HIRING Fwd, Personnel|0 Comments

Century Ambulance Kids Kare crew helps resuscitate newborn

One of Century Ambulance’s strongest and most rewarding healthcare partnerships is shared with Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville. In addition to regularly joining forces for everything from routine transports to special events, Century operates the dedicated Kids Kare Mobile ICU around the clock for Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Recently, Century’s Kids Kare night crew of Taylor [...]

By |June 24th, 2016|COMMUNITY Fwd, Recognition|0 Comments

April Shubert hired to lead recruiting efforts throughout Century

Century Ambulance has appointed April Shubert as the company’s Recruiter, a position from which she leads recruitment and hiring initiatives throughout Century’s growing footprint. April leads Century’s hiring efforts by identifying quality candidates and assisting them throughout the hiring process. Prior to joining the Century team, April gained eight years of professional experience in staffing [...]

By |June 1st, 2016|HIRING Fwd, Personnel|1 Comment

Century fleet grows with new ambulances and a fresh design

Century Ambulance will feature a fresh look on its new ambulances when they roll down a street near you. From Ford Transit ambulances wrapped in an updated design and customized by Leader Ambulance, Century will continue to provide everyone on board with the highest quality medical transport available from comfort to cutting-edge technology. We are [...]

By |May 11th, 2016|Business, TECHNOLOGY Fwd|0 Comments

Introducing the latest Century additions and promotions

An exemplary EMS provider like Century Ambulance requires the right faces in the right places in order for it to give the community the best care it can. This means hiring and promoting professionals who are just the right fit for a given position, especially when it comes to leadership. Here is a quick recap [...]

By |May 6th, 2016|HIRING Fwd, Personnel|0 Comments

Century donates to, fundraises for Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranches

Century Ambulance participated in the Fins & Pins Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser to benefit the Florida Sheriff's Youth Ranch in Live Oak on Sunday, May 1, marking the second consecutive year the company participated in the cause alongside the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. In addition to its role in the bowl-a-thon and community fish fry, Century donated a load [...]

By |May 4th, 2016|Charity, COMMUNITY Fwd|0 Comments

CAS Crew Diary: the day I learned how to be a great paramedic

By Amanda Slater My name is Amanda. I am a paramedic in Lake City, Fla., and I have a story I would like to share. It won’t be exciting or action packed. It also won’t involve blood, traumatic injuries to patients, or me saving someone’s life. What it will be is a small glimpse into [...]

By |April 26th, 2016|Patient Care, PT-1 CREWS DO IT BETTER Fwd|0 Comments