American Medical Response provides emergency and non-emergency ambulance services throughout the County of Los Angeles. AMR and their predecessor companies have been providing this service for nearly 100 years to the residents of Los Angeles County.
In Los Angeles County American Medical Response employs approximately 500 Paramedics, EMTs, Registered Nurses, and Respiratory Technicians’ who on average handle 130,000 responses annually throughout the County. AMR offers a wide variety of available levels of transportation services including neonatal transportation and bariatric services. Additionally, AMR provides stand by medical services for many large scale sporting and entertainment venues throughout the County. Additionally, AMR is a member of multiple committees that help direct delivery in Los Angeles.
AMR believes strongly in supporting the communities they provide service to and participates in several community events and functions annually. Locally AMR has supported several Community College and ROP training programs by providing an opportunity for these students to obtain clinical training by observing EMT’s and Paramedics in action.
AMR is a member of several Chambers of Commerce, and supports The Industry Hills Rodeo, The Diamond Bar Community Foundation, The Irwindale Education Foundation, SPIRITT Family Services, The Citrus Valley Health Foundation, Methodist Hospital Foundation, Community Partners Days of Dialogue, area Boys & Girls Clubs and the Every Fifteen Minutes Programs.
In addition, AMR continually provides standby services for several community events such as the concerts in the park, the relay for life event’s throughout the area, community bike rides, Independence Day Fireworks displays, holiday parades, Veteran support events, toy drives, food drives, community CPR classes, and many more.
To date, Los Angeles County Operations of AMR have taught CPR more than 7,000 citizens of Los Angeles County. As a result of this effort, we have been made aware of multiple directly related life-saving occurrences.
Chamber of Commerce Activity
AMR is a current, heavily involved member in good standing for many Chambers of Commerce, including the Regional Chamber of San Gabriel Valley, Azusa, Pomona, Irwindale, Whittier, Temple City, Rosemead, El Monte/South El Monte, Glendora, Duarte, Covina, San Dimas and the City of Industry. We attend more than 10 events per month and participate in many Chamber projects, fundraisers, donation events and drives.
American Medical Response’s General Manager of Los Angeles County, Ken Liebman, serves on the Executive Chamber Board for the San Gabriel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce.