Ambulance Service

Ambulance service is provided to the residents of Grovetown by Gold Cross EMS, Inc. through a contractual agreement with the Columbia County Board of Commissioners. Gold Cross, with two substations in Grovetown, provides emergency and non-emergency medical services, from critical care transportation by helicopter or wheelchair transportation.

All medical emergencies should be reported by dialing 9-1-1 and non-emergency services may be scheduled by calling 706-860-9100. 

Gold Cross provides the following services:

  • Helicopter Transportation: A state of the art twin-engine helicopter is available 24 hours a day for critical care needs. Fully equipped with critical care equipment the helicopter is staffed by specially trained nurses and paramedics.
  • Critical Care Ambulance: For patients requiring critical intensive care during transportation, but not meeting the requirements for air transport. These units are equipped with critical care equipment and staffed by Paramedics, EMTs and Registered Nurses 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • ALS Ambulance: For general transportation requiring cardiac monitoring or airway management.
  • BLS Ambulance: Staffed with two EMTs, these units are dispatched when a patient requires only minimal care during transport.
  • Stretcher Van Services: For the patient requiring stretcher transportation, but not requiring any medical treatment. Stretcher vans are staffed with one EMT and a First Responder trained driver. Although not ambulances, these vehicles carry oxygen, a medical kit, and an AED.
  • Wheelchair Transportation: For wheelchair patients requiring transportation only. Staffed by First Responder trained drivers, wheel chair vans are capable of taking two patients at a time. Should an emergency arise during transport, these vehicles are equipped with oxygen, medical kits and an AED. Wheelchair vans also have built in TVs and VCRs for the patients.

 

Gold Cross Locations in Grovetown

GOLD CROSS EMS MED 3
480 Sugar Creek Drive
Grovetown, Georgia 30813
Phone: 706-869-0749
GOLD CROSS EMS MED 4
1090 Old Louisville Road
Grovetown, Georgia 30813
Phone: 706-556-8925
City of Grovetown
103 Old Wrightsboro Road
Grovetown, GA 30813-3015
Phone: 706-863-4576