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Century promotes safety, community in Panama City

Century Ambulance took part in annual National Night Out festivities in Panama City, Florida as it wrapped up its first July in Bay County. Century joined fellow emergency services leaders at the community-building event promoting neighborhood safety and community partnerships. Panama City is home to Century’s newest station and Bay County operations hub, which began [...]

By |August 4th, 2017|Community, EVENTS Fwd|0 Comments

Century purchases St. Vincent’s Ambulance, adds jobs in Jax

Century Ambulance Service is excited to announce a move to expand business in its hometown of Jacksonville, finalizing the details of an asset purchase of St. Vincent’s Ambulance Service, the dedicated transport provider for St. Vincent’s HealthCare facilities. The transaction will be complete on August 15 and encompass all St. Vincent’s Ambulance Service equipment inclusive [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Business, Community, Operations Fwd|0 Comments

Century expands to Bay County, opens station in Panama City, Florida

Century Ambulance Service’s growing operational footprint officially expands on Monday to encompass Bay County, Florida, which will be home to the company’s westernmost station. Century has spent recent months hiring EMTs and paramedics in the region ahead of its impending service rollout from a new station in Panama City. “Century has grown steadily for years, [...]

By |June 14th, 2017|Business, COMMUNITY Fwd, Operations Fwd|0 Comments

General Manager Matthew Johnson joins the Century team

Century Ambulance is adding a key member to its leadership team, hiring Matthew Johnson as the company’s General Manager effective May 1. Matthew has spent the past 25 years in the ambulance industry including 10 years and counting in Florida emergency medical services. He brings a wealth of business development insight to a growing Century [...]

By |May 1st, 2017|Business, Operations Fwd|0 Comments

Solo Century paramedic responds to two New Year’s Eve collisions

While many are free to busy themselves with celebrations during any given holiday, professionals in emergency medical services respond to crises, transport patients to treatment, and keep people under their care or watchful eye safe. These efforts inspire the adage “EMS never takes a day off.” On New Year’s Eve, Century Ambulance Paramedic Shane Crawford [...]

By |March 29th, 2017|BRAVO! Fwd, Patient Care, Personnel|1 Comment

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