The primary role of all ambulance services is emergency pre-hospital medical care, although they generally provide both emergency response and patient transfer on behalf of the health sector.
The Ambulance Services industry will generate revenue of approximately $2.47 billion in 2011-12, up 5.2% compared with revenue in 2010-11. It is expected that 1,408 ambulance stations and locations, employing 14,991 people, will make about 3.9 million responses in 2011-12.
This class consists of units mainly engaged in providing ambulance services.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.