About

A LEADING PROVIDER OF AMBULANCE
SERVICES IN EASTERN TENNESSEE

Priority Ambulance is one of the largest privately owned ambulance companies operating in East Tennessee. The company is headquartered in Knoxville, with operations serving hospitals and health care facilities throughout the region, in addition to exclusive 911 emergency ambulance services in Loudon and Blount counties. Today, the Priority Ambulance of East Tennessee team has grown to a 25 ambulance fleet with 175 employees proudly serving our patients and customers.




COMPANY HISTORY

  • 2014
    Priority Ambulance establishes its corporate headquarters in Knox County.
  • 2015
    Loudon County Commission selects Priority Ambulance as exclusive emergency and non-emergency ambulance provider.
  • 2018
    Priority Ambulance trains more than 110 residents to Stop the Bleed; donates bleeding control kits to all Loudon County schools.
  • 2020
    Priority Ambulance awarded new contract for 911 ambulance service with Loudon County, TN.
  • TODAY
    Priority Ambulance transports approximately 25,000 patients annually with more than 25 ambulances. and support vehicles in our fleet.
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About

The Fastest-Growing National Ambulance Company in the Country

Priority Ambulance is a dynamic, rapidly growing company with current operations in 10 states. The company has twice made Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America. Since the company started in 2014, Priority Ambulance has expanded through new business wins, acquisitions and de novo startups. Priority Ambulance is well-capitalized and supported by Enhanced Healthcare Partners, a private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the health care industry.

More than half of the company’s 430,000 annual patient transports are in response to a public call to 9-1-1, while the balance of our transports originate through requests from health care facilities. Throughout its national service area, approximately 2,900 highly trained paramedics and EMTs staff a fleet of 554 state-of-the-art ambulances and support vehicles with the latest medical equipment and technology.

Service Area

Priority Ambulance serves the patients and customers in Blount, Knox and Loudon counties in East Tennessee. The company provides nonemergency ambulance services in Knox and Blount counties and is the exclusive emergency and nonemergency provider in Loudon County.

Corporate Values

Trust built with communities, medical facility partners, patients and employees is at the heart of our company. We build that trust by infusing into every aspect our core values of S.A.F.E – Safe. Accountable. Friendly. Efficient. When we deliver on our core values, our customers experience the key attributes of service and quality care that present as our employees being professional, courteous and on-time. The consistent delivery of this service over time builds the trust of our community members and customers that is essential to our success as a member of the Priority Ambulance family of companies.

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LEADERSHIP TEAM


ROB WEBBVice President - Tennessee operations
Jim CaricoDirector of Operations
Travis EstesEms Director - Loudon County
Robyn AsherProfessional Development Manager
Celina BradsbyMarketing Manager
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Meet the Priority Ambulance Family of Companies

For three consecutive years, the Priority Ambulance family of
companies has earned a ranking on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing companies in America. We’re proud to be counted among the nation’s top growers, achieving three-year revenue growth of 184% to qualify for the 2019 ranking period. Only one in four companies that make the Inc. 5000 list are recognized multiple years. We are honored and will continue to pursue growth through exceptional service delivery and patient care for years to come.

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