Gold Cross News
Gold Cross EMS Selected for ET3 by CMS
Gold Cross EMS is one of only seven ambulance services in Georgia, and 205 nationwide, selected for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Emergency Triage, Treat, and Transport (ET3) model. Gold Cross EMS is the only ambulance service within 2 hours of the CSRA authorized to provide ET3 services. ET3 is a revolutionary voluntary…
Gold Cross EMS Makes Major Investment in CSRA
Gold Cross EMS announced today that it recently purchased the new ZOLL X Series Monitor/Defibrillator to equip 44 of its ambulances and Quick Response Vehicles to help treat the citizens of the CSRA. The ZOLL X Series is about half the size and half the weight of competitive full-featured monitor-defibrillators, but a lot more powerful…
Gold Cross EMS in Martinez has Received a 3 Year Re-Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services
Gold Cross EMS in Martinez has received a 3 year re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its continued compliance with national standards of excellence. Gold Cross EMS is one of only 180 ambulance services in the country to successfully complete the voluntary review process which included completion of a comprehensive application…
Gold Cross EMS Center of Excellence
Gold Cross EMS has been approved as an Emergency Medical Dispatch Center of Excellence on 9/22/2016 by the Board of Accreditation of the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED). Therefore, Gold Cross EMS earned the distinguished honor of becoming the 222nd Emergency Medical Dispatch Accredited Center in the world, and only the 6th in the…
Hurricane Matthew Causes Disaster Response Team to Deploy
Gold Cross EMS activated the Disaster Response Team yesterday morning and has continued operations over the last 24 hours. A total of 22 crew have taken place in evacuation efforts in preparation of Hurricane Matthew.
Gold Cross Achieves CAAS
Gold Cross EMS Becomes First Ambulance Service in the area Accredited . Gold Cross EMS has received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its compliance with national standards of excellence. Gold Cross EMS became only the 7th ambulance service out of over 260 in the state of Georgia to successfully complete the…
Gold Cross EMS is pleased to announce the introduction of the CSRA’s first ever EMS Explorer Program. The Explorer program is a co-ed program used to introduce young people (14-20) to the exciting world of Emergency Medical Services. This program will introduce youth to many aspects of public safety and the medical field.