Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Ground Ambulances

Code: TH-1700.1600-430

Vehicles that are equipped for use by Emergency Medical Services (EMS) practitioners to provide treatment for individuals who have been injured. Included are basic life support ambulances which are equipped for basic emergency interventions, e.g., splinting, bandaging and oxygen administration; advanced life support ambulances which are equipped to provide advanced interventions, e.g., intravenous (IV) fluid and drug administration; and critical care transport ambulances which are equipped to provide interventions such as advanced hemodynamic support and monitoring, or use of ventilators or infusion pumps.

See Also:

Ambulance Services (LD-1500.0600)

Federal Health/Medical ESF (TH-1500.1800-300)

Air Ambulances (TH-1700.1600-030)

Links:

.