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Posted on: July 31, 2018

American Medical Response to provide 911 Ambulance Services in Robinson

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On August 1, 2018, American Medical Response (AMR) will begin providing emergency medical services in Robinson and other surrounding cities.

AMR was selected as the sole provider for 911 ambulance service for the city of Waco, and surrounding cities as well as McLennan County. The newest AMR operation hired 75 full-time and 23 part-time employees and plans to hire another 15 to 20. AMR will offer basic life support ambulance service, advanced life support ambulance service and bariatric ambulance service.

The new operation anticipates approximately two-thousand 911 emergency and non-emergency transfer calls per month in the area. “Our goal has always been to provide the highest quality of 911 pre-hospital emergency medical care for our citizens and visitors alike,” said Fire Chief Bobby Tatum. “We are confident that AMR will help us to continue to raise the level of emergency care in the city of Waco.”

AMR is the largest provider of ambulance transportation in the United States and has an excellent record of bringing economies of scale to rural communities, providing local jobs, large-scale employee support as well as cutting-edge technology.

“American Medical Response is excited to be serving Waco and surrounding communities. Our team is committed to providing professional, high-quality medical services to the community,” said Robert Saunders, Regional Director. “As a leader in the medical transportation industry, we bring the value of a local community operation coupled with the stability and support of a national organization.”

About American Medical Response (AMR)
American Medical Response, Inc., America’s leading provider of medical transportation, provides services in 40 states and the District of Columbia. More than 28,000 AMR paramedics, EMTs, RNs and other professionals work together to transport more than 4.8 million patients nationwide each year in critical, emergency and non-emergency situations. AMR also provides fire services through Rural Metro Fire Department, www.ruralmetrofire.com. AMR is a subsidiary of Global Medical Response, www.GlobalMedicalResponse.com. For more information about AMR, visit www.amr.net and follow American Medical Response on Facebook @AMR_Social on Twitter and Instagram.

Source: American Medical Response

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