American Medical Response

American Medical Response, Inc. (AMR) is part of the Global Medical Response (GMR) family of companies –  committed to our mission of providing care to the world at a moment’s notice with a focus on:

  • Improving the patient experience of care
  • Improving the health of populations
  • Reducing the per capita cost of health care

GMR was formed by combining the industry leaders in air; ground; managed medical transportation; and community, industrial/specialty, and wildland fire services. Each of the GMR companies has a long history of proudly serving the communities where we live: American Medical Response, Rural Metro Fire, Capstone Fire & Safety Management, Air Evac Lifeteam, REACH Air Medical Services, Med-Trans Corporation, AirMed International, and Guardian Flight.

AMR in the San Diego Community

The team at AMR San Diego has a single mission: Making a difference by caring for people in need. We are caregivers, first and foremost.  AMR San Diego employs approximately 1,200 caregivers; responds to over 200,000 emergency medical transports annually; and is the only private ALS ambulance provider in San Diego County to hold the prestigious accreditation of Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) and continuously since 1994. By designing new ways to deliver healthcare, whether in emergency situations or supplementing the home health care organizations, we are steadfastly patient focused and customer centered. Our commitment as healthcare providers is to keep abreast of the latest medical procedures and practices for our patients and by inventing new technologies to help our customers meet their objectives.

For more information about AMR, visit and follow American Medical Response – San Diego on Facebook @AMRCares and @AMR_Social and on Twitter and Instagram. Please also contact:

Paul Forney
Regional Director, San Diego and Imperial Counties
(858) 805-1493

American Medical Response
8808 Balboa Avenue, Suite 150
San Diego, CA  92123
(858) 492-8111