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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 hiring push signals ongoing commitment to Bay County

Despite its devastating impact, Hurricane Michael couldn’t knock out Century Ambulance’s operations in Bay County, Florida, where the ambulance transport provider remains hard at work as the region recovers. Now Century Ambulance is looking to infuse its operations with a hiring push that will bring in ambulance drivers, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics for [...]

By |November 2nd, 2018|Community, HIRING Fwd, Personnel|0 Comments

GM Update: On the ground with Century Ambulance’s heroes in Panama City

On Monday and Tuesday, I was able to visit with our crews in Panama City and witness the devastation that was brought down on this community by Hurricane Michael. It’s surreal seeing a beautiful community in ruins. The entire region has been turned on its head. What motivated me was the spirit of the people [...]

By |October 17th, 2018|Community, COMMUNITY Fwd, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

VIDEO: EMS Week 2018

Century Ambulance wishes a happy EMS Week to everyone on its team and throughout the EMS community. Your tireless efforts to help others, ensuring their health and safety sets a wonderful example any EMS professional would be proud of. Thank you for everything you do for Century Ambulance, our patients and our healthcare partners! Please [...]

By |May 22nd, 2018|Community, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

Lake City crew pulls over, helps patient deliver healthy baby

Century Ambulance crews race to emergencies across Columbia County daily, saving cardiac arrest victims, applying splints to broken bones, and safely leading the community through natural disasters. Early in 2018, however, one Century crew’s remarkable story centered not around injury or accident, but around a new life. Dr. Christine Swenton presents Amanda Slater with [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Community, Patient Care, Personnel, Recognition|0 Comments

EMTs & Paramedics: visit a Century Ambulance open house this April!

Century Ambulance has three open houses scheduled for prospective EMTs and paramedics in April, each of which features on-the-spot interviews and an inside look at what Century has to offer. If you're pursuing a career in EMS, add our events to your calendar and plan your visit! The dates and locations of our April open [...]

By |March 22nd, 2018|Community, Events, HIRING Fwd|0 Comments

GALLERY: Careers on Wheels at Bartram Springs Elementary

Century Ambulance paid a visit to Bartram Springs Elementary School in Jacksonville last week for Careers on Wheels, an event which provided kindergartners and first graders an inside look at the professionals who spend their workdays - you guessed it - on wheels! Critical Care Paramedic and Field Training Officer Christine Mell represented Century at [...]

By |March 8th, 2018|Community, EVENTS Fwd|0 Comments

Visit with Century Ambulance reps at Clay Career Day on Feb. 23

Century Ambulance representatives will be on hand during Clay Career Day, so stop by to learn about the latest job opportunities at Century's Jacksonville, Lake City and Panama City locations. The event takes place Friday, Feb. 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Orange Park Campus of St. Johns River State College. There [...]

By |February 14th, 2018|Community, HIRING Fwd, Personnel|0 Comments

Century crew members receive community service awards

Tiki Bond and Chad Cowart with their award medals A Century Ambulance crew was recently honored by the Lake City Chapter of the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution for their efforts to help a young fall victim. RPM Chad Cowart was presented with a Heroism Medal while his partner, [...]

By |December 19th, 2017|BRAVO! Fwd, Community, Patient Care|0 Comments

GALLERY: Century team gets in on the Halloween fun across Florida

Century Ambulance team members were in the festive mood for Halloween, taking part at home and on the road. At the company's headquarters in Jacksonville, there was a chili cook-off. In Springfield, Century crews in Bay County handed out candy at a community event. We had a great time getting in on some safe, familial [...]

By |November 1st, 2017|Community, EVENTS Fwd|0 Comments