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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

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

Century Ambulance names Monthly Commendation winners for July

Century Ambulance is proud to announce its Monthly Commendation winners for July 2018: Kevin Leroy, Jacksonville Jeffrey Wittmer, Jacksonville Heather Kennedy, Panama City Jessica Havener, Lake City Each month, Century Ambulance selects standout team members for special recognition from those who were commended by a coworker, patient, patient relation or hospital staff. Winners are chosen [...]

By |August 6th, 2018|BRAVO! Fwd, Patient Care, Personnel|0 Comments

Century Ambulance announces June’s Monthly Commendation winners

Century Ambulance is proud to announce its Monthly Commendation winners for June 2018: Cassandra Bailey, Jacksonville Wendy Ellis, Jacksonville Charles Cox, Panama City Mary Barnett, Lake City Each month, Century Ambulance selects standout team members for special recognition from those who were commended by a coworker, patient, patient relation or hospital staff. Winners are chosen [...]

By |July 9th, 2018|BRAVO! Fwd, Patient Care, Personnel|0 Comments

Century Ambulance to begin service in Broward County on July 9

Century Ambulance Service is set to expand to South Florida where it will provide ambulance transport and patient logistics services in Broward County beginning July 9. A staple in the Florida healthcare community, Century Ambulance will serve patients and healthcare customers from a new station in Ft. Lauderdale. “We’re not just an ambulance company, we’re [...]

By |June 25th, 2018|Business, Patient Care|0 Comments

Presenting Century Ambulance’s Employees of the Quarter!

"It is my pleasure to announce the recipients of Century Ambulance’s Employee of the Quarter awards for both the 4th Quarter of 2017 and the 1st Quarter of 2018.  My heartfelt thanks to all employees for their hard work and dedication, but especially to these individuals for their extra efforts and commitment. Please take a [...]

By |May 25th, 2018|Patient Care, 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