Para-medicine and Medical Transport

Within Central Health there is a combination of private, community and hospital based ambulance services providing emergency pre-hospital care 24-7 to clients, patient and communities. The region extends from Charlottetown in the east, Fogo Island in the northeast, Harbour Breton in the south to Baie Verte in the west.


The program is comprised of approximately 120 frontline staff with levels of training ranging from Emergency Medical Responder to Primary Care Paramedic. These staff practice in the pre-hospital environment as well as within the emergency departments throughout the region. Staff are required to ahdere to the legislation, policies and standards as developed by the Provincial Medical Oversight, the Department of Health and Community Services and Central Health.

Contact information: 

If pre-hospital care is needed, Paramedics along with the Emergency Medical Responder will respond to the call in areas listed below.

Baie Verte & Area                                                                                (709)532-5200

LaScie & Area                                                                                       (709)675-2300

Springdale & Area                                                                                (709)673-3911

Triton & Area                                                                                        (709)263-2400

Robert’s Arm & Area                                                                             (709)652-3160

Buchans & Area                                                                                    (709)672-2111

Grand Falls-Windsor & Bishops Falls Area                                            (709)292-2111

Botwood & Area                                                                                   (709)257-3777

Point Leamington & Area                                                                      (709)484-3777

Lewisporte & Area                                                                                (709)535-8260

Harbour Breton & Area                                                                         (709)885-2401

English Harbour & Area                                                                        (709)888-3541

Hermitage & Area                                                                                 (709)883-2222

St. Alban’s & Bay d’Espoir Areas                                                           (709)538-3117

Twillingate & Area                                                                                 (709)884-1414

Fogo & Change Islands Area                                                                (709)627-3555

Boyd’s Cove & Area                                                                              (709)656-4511

New-Wes-Valley & Area                                                                        (709)536-2224

Carmanville & Area                                                                                (709)534-2522

Gander & Area                                                                                       (709)651-2111

Glovertown & Area                                                                                 (709)533-2111

Gambo/Hare Bay & Area                                                                         (709)674-5555