This transport is available for the most acutely ill or injured patients who require the highest level of licensure an ambulance provider can obtain from the NJ Department of Health and senior services (DOHSS). A critical care nurse and two EMTs staff this type of interfacility transport, resulting in superior patient care.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Transport:
Specialty transport for premature babies and newborns who need to be transferred to a hospital with a neonatal intensive care unit. The NICU truck is equipped with an isolette, and patients are transported with a Physician/
Nurse Practitioner and two EMTs.
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Transport:
Specialty transport for children under the age of 18 who need to be transferred to a hospital with a pediatric intensive care unit. Patients are transported with two EMTs and a Registered Nurse.
Bariatric Services is a specific type of transport available for patients who require transport, but for whom the traditional stretchers and equipment are not suitable or safe for their specific needs or comfort.
Atlantic Ambulance is accredited by the
Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services