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Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...center in the heart of downtown Augusta - as a transformative moment for the city Thursday. A push to put Augusta's ambulance service out for bids will go before the full commission after the matter received too few votes to pass in a committee meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/augusta-convention-center
Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...center in the heart of downtown Augusta - as a transformative moment for the city Thursday. A push to put Augusta's ambulance service out for bids will go before the full commission after the matter received too few votes to pass in a committee meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/tee-center
Excise city government first

...pay taxes, utility bills and government fees just like other taxpayers. But they don't commit crimes, request ambulance services or add to social worker caseloads.Instead, they quietly go about their business of producing raw materials and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-09/excise-city-governmen
Courtenay Williamson

...healthcare professional; starting as a respiratory therapist, teaching EMT school, serving as a paramedic with several ambulance services as well as working in the University Hospital Emergency room. She was a member of the Disaster Medical Response...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172548003
Gold Cross wins Augusta EMS zone recommendation

...efficiency and public welfare."If they went into the ambulance service, it would cost taxpayers millions of dollars...public welfare, Barnes said Gold Cross was "the best ambulance service around ... Does it have a benefit to the public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-01/gold-cross-wins-augusta-
Gold Cross EMS founder, owner Bo Pounds dies

...services company in 1997. Gold Cross has provided ambulance service in Co lumbia and Jefferson counties and in Augusta...medical services system. In the 1960s, he started an ambulance service in Marietta, Ga., after observing funeral homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-16/gold-cross-ems-founder-owner-
Ed Pounds

...he realized the need for a private ambulance service in Metro Atlanta. He opened Metro Ambulance service in 1968, and was one of the first paramedics...in the day to day operations of the ambulance service until his passing. Mr. Pounds was...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171061577
3 seek to provide in Augusta EMS Zone

A third name has jumped in the ring to provide ambulance service to Augusta-Richmond County residents, but the state will make the final decision about who services the county.The Region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-11-06/3-seek-provide-augusta-e
Medicare pays nearly $124 million to Augusta providers

...patient, according to the Chronicle analysis.The ambulance service ends up appealing about a quarter of all its denied...08 million annual subsidy to defray the cost of ambulance service, but when the contract was renegotiated, Gold Cross...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-12/medicaire-pays-nearly-124-mi
Council to revisit November selection of area EMS 'zone provider'

...support of ending a "monopoly" by the Martinez ambulance service.Around the same time, Gold Cross began a push...later, citing a general lack of complaints about the ambulance service.It did get the city's contract with Gold Cross...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-02/council-revisit-november