Proparamedics is the leading independent ambulance service in Northern Ireland. The Belfast based ambulance service employs 18 office based staff and has a bank of over 130 staff, ranging from Emergency Care Assistants to Medical Consultants, all fully trained, accredited and available to provide the relevant medical treatment as and when required.
The company offers four core areas of business: Event Medical Cover, Patient & Medical Transfers, Insurance Repatriations and First Aid Training.
Proparamedics is a member of the Independent Ambulance Association (IAA). IAA members are required to comply with the protocols of the Association which regulates independent ambulance services across the UK. In Northern Ireland, Proparamedics is one of the founding members of the Independent Ambulance Forum (IAF) which was set up in 2013 in association with the regional Ambulance Service (NIAS) to ensure a common understanding of the consistent and high standards expected for the care of patients by ambulance services in Northern Ireland.
Proparamedics has also been at the forefront of raising awareness of the need for proper regulation, accreditation and training for independent ambulance providers in Northern Ireland in order to ensure there is a uniform level of professionalism across the industry.