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Welcome to AAA Ambulance

AAA Ambulance is the first ambulance service licensed to provide emergency medical services in Mississippi. Created nearly 10 years before state law mandated licensure, AAA celebrates 50 years of continuous services in 2015.

Our Commitment

AAA provides emergency and non-emergent response and transport with a staff of nearly 300 operating over 50 vehicles.

— AAA Spokesperson

About Us

Today, AAA delivers around thte clock state of the art emergency and non-emergent medical care in ten southern counties and to the municipalities within. Timely professional response, in over 4648 square miles to over 300,000 people, is a responsibility that is taken very seriously by everyone associated with AAA. With its goal to deliver every patient to the right facility for the right care in the right amount of time, AAA staff is proud to be “Here for you since 1965”.

Why Choose AAA Ambulance?

With skills and knowledge to give the highest quality advanced life support medical care, AAA Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians are committed to the people they serve. Using an intense quality review system, every response and treatment is monitored every 24 hours. Averaging over 100 responses daily, AAA staff utilize the best available in equipment and medical care protocols directly by strong physician leadership.

Our Services

AAA offers both air and ground services. Rescue 7(R7), a name associated with thousands of life saving air medical missions in Mississippi, is a helicopter operated by the Southeast Mississippi Air Ambulance District (SEMAAD). AAA Ambulance Service has managed the operation of the R7 helicopter since the district’s 1971 foundation. This partnership continues today as the oldest uninterrupted helicopter rescue operation in the United States.

Nine counties in the southern Mississippi support the availability of helicopter services through state law that authorizes the organization and public funding of this valuable service. The SEMAAD member counties are: Covington, Forrest, Greene, Jeff Davis, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, Stone, and Walthall. The organization is the only one of its type and is considered to be a leader in the development of air ambulance services in the nation.

Communication

Communications is everything, especially in emergencies, and AAA Ambulance Service has been communicating for 50 years! Through it’s Department of Communications and Information Technology, AAA provides state of the art dispatch and response coordination in its primary service area of 9 southern counties and beyond. Using a vast array of cutting edge technologies, all responses for ground, air, trauma services are coordinated around the clock by AAA communications specialist.

In 2014, AAA Ambulance opened its new Communications and Information Technology Center on Hwy 49 North in Hattiesburg, MS. The center has over 3000 square feet of the most advanced variations of radio and dispatch equipment available. An integrated computer telephone/radio interface (CTI) combined with a computer aided dispatch (CAD) system keeps AAA on top of its life saving responsibilities. Other equipment housed within the center is real time weather satellite monitors, real time voice recording and playback devices and a reporting system that tracks and records all of the EMS system data.