Shoals Ambulance expands into Shelby County

On Monday, May 6, Shoals Ambulance began serving patients, hospital and medical facility customers in Shelby County, Alabama. Shoals Ambulance was approved last week for its license in the county by the State of Alabama Office of EMS, and the company has already secured contracts with several Shelby County facilities to serve patients. “In the contacts with the community that … Read More

Priority Ambulance, LLC ranks No. 521 on the 2018 Inc. 5000

Fastest-growing national ambulance company achieves 964 percent revenue growth NEW YORK, August 15, 2018 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Priority Ambulance is No. 521 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. “In less than five years, Priority Ambulance is the fastest-growing national private ambulance service and is now the third largest … Read More

Lauderdale County Commission, Shoals Ambulance honor local students who helped save 9-year-old struck by vehicle

Lauderdale County Commission and Shoals Ambulance are honoring two local high school students, Chandler Cole and Dacota George for their efforts in using their Waterloo Volunteer Fire Department Explorer training to help save the life of a 9-year-old trapped under a car. Cole and George will be honored with a county resolution from the Commission and a Medal of Valor … Read More

Shoals Ambulance adds bariatric patient technology to ambulances

Shoals Ambulance recently completed staff training and deployed a Transafe ramp in its ambulance fleet to accommodate bariatric patients. The ramp can be used in any ambulance and easily attaches to the exterior of the ambulance for EMTs and paramedics to place a standard or bariatric stretcher that will be automatically loaded into the ambulance using a motorized track. “The … Read More

Shoals Ambulance adds new ambulances, medical director response vehicle to Lauderdale County fleet

Shoals Ambulance is upgrading its Lauderdale County fleet with new 2016 Ford Transit ambulances and adding an emergency response vehicle to allow the medical director better access to respond to the scene. The first of four new ambulances and the emergency response vehicle arrived in Lauderdale County this week. “Since 2012, Shoals Ambulance has been committed to providing the highest … Read More

Shoals Ambulance provides scholarships for local firefighters to pursue EMT certification  

$14,000 in annual scholarships awarded to local volunteer fire departments Shoals Ambulance has awarded eight $1,000 scholarships for local firefighters to receive training to become Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). The current class of the Florence Lauderdale EMS Academy has 14 students, eight of whom are members of area volunteer fire departments who received the Shoals Ambulance scholarships for their training. … Read More

Two West Jefferson County communities select Shoals Ambulance as exclusive emergency ambulance provider

Shoals Ambulance now serves the cities of Fairfield and Hueytown in West Jefferson County as the exclusive provider of emergency ambulance transport to the area. The company plans to place an around-the-clock ambulances in each community dedicated to responding to emergency calls. “At Shoals Ambulance, we support the communities we serve with quality emergency care and support of local nonprofits, … Read More

Shoals Ambulance, Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital sponsor critical care ambulance program

Shoals Ambulance and Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital are hosting a specialized critical care paramedic certification class, the final step in establishing a regional critical care program. More than 30 paramedics and registered nurses are enrolled in the class on Friday, August 8, through Sunday, August 10, at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital. “This training class goes above and beyond state requirements … Read More