Telehealth Awareness Week Celebration

Priority OnDemand and OnDemand Visit are proud to join the nationwide Telehealth Awareness Week celebration from September 17th to 23rd. This annual observance highlights the critical role of telehealth in expanding access to quality healthcare, improving patient outcomes, and enhancing overall convenience. Telehealth has emerged as a transformative force in healthcare delivery, underscoring its significance during the COVID-19 Public Health … Read More

Central EMS Provides Life-Saving Training to Local Law Enforcement Agencies

AUGUSTA, GA (June 14, 2023) — Often, law enforcement officers are the first on the scene of mass trauma events, where uncontrolled bleeding poses a grave threat to life. Recognizing the critical importance of swift action, over 20 dedicated officers from agencies in the Richmond-Augusta County area recently participated in transformative Stop the Bleed® training. This training was made possible … Read More

Central EMS Awarded Augusta-Richmond County 911 Contract

We are pleased to announce that Central EMS has been awarded the Augusta-Richmond County 911 contract. The contract was awarded after the Augusta Commission voted on Central EMS’ proposal on Tuesday. Central EMS is a longstanding, respected provider in Georgia and is honored to be able to provide exceptional emergency medical care to the citizens of Augusta-Richmond County. “We have … Read More

Central EMS Awarded Augusta-Richmond County 911 Emergency Response Zone

AUGUSTA, GA. (March 10, 2023)— Central EMS has been awarded the 911 Emergency Response Zone by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) to provide exclusive 911 emergency ambulance services to the citizens of Augusta-Richmond County. DPH awarded the zone to Central EMS after receiving the Region VI EMS Council’s recommendation. Central EMS will begin operations on or before May … Read More


It is with the deepest sadness that we inform our Central EMS team and the entire Priority family of the passing of longtime EMT-I Gina Ayres today. Gina was a beloved member of the Central EMS family, and we are devastated by her loss. Our hearts and prayers are with Gina’s family and colleagues throughout this difficult time. Gina and … Read More

Priority Ambulance appears on Inc. 5000 Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for fifth consecutive year

KNOXVILLE, Tenn ( Aug. 16, 2022) –Inc. magazine revealed today that Priority Ambulance earned a place for the fifth consecutive year on the prestigious  Inc. 5000 list, a respected ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Founded in 2014, Priority Ambulance has been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list every year that it has been eligible. “Through the impactful, … Read More

Central EMS Academy offers free, paid training to receive national certificates

Central EMS is offering the chance to enter the EMS career with a free, paid training opportunity to receive national certifications. All tuition, certification fees and testing are provided free with the program. From the first day, EMS students are a full-time employee of Central EMS receiving a full-time wage and a complete benefits package, including healthcare insurance coverage. Skills … Read More

Central EMS promotes Corey Thomas to Vice President of Operations

Corey Thomas has been promoted to Vice President of Operations for the full state of Georgia. He will continue to be supported by Central Georgia Operations Manager Steve Castro and South Georgia Operations Manager Linda Conley. Corey has been with Central EMS family more than 15 years working in various roles as a paramedic, operations manager, business development specialist, clinical … Read More