Martens Ambulance Services

Donald Martens and Sons offer a wide range of services ranging from basic EMT training and AED/CPR certifications to ambulance services and transportation.  We are committed to creating a team that believes in service excellence. Donald Martens and Sons maintain a fleet of routinely checked and maintained service vehicles that meet all state specifications.  We aim to provide the education and training skills necessary for the highest quality of care to be reflected in the way we attend to our patients.

Education and Certifications

To best contribute to the growth and quality of care in the health care industry, Martens offers a range of education and certification services.  Whether you are simply renewing your First Aid certification or are working your way towards becoming an EMT, our team is happy to teach you the necessary skills.  

The courses we offer are designed to build off of each other. This helps further the skill set of the individuals participating.  Our educational and certification services include the following. 

American Heart Association HEARTSAVER

Marten’s Ambulance offers CPR training classes taught by experienced professionals.  All of our courses follow the national resuscitation guidelines. Marten’s Ambulance offers three different American Heart Association HEARTSAVER course certifications.  

    • HeartSaver/CPR AED
    • HeartSaver First Aid
    • HeartSaver CPR AED and First Aid

American Heart Association BLS

Our team of experienced professionals teaches Basic Life Support (BLS).  BLS courses lay the foundation for saving lives when a patient goes into cardiac arrest.  We are constantly staying up to date with new sciences and techniques so we can provide the best possible education for our participants.

    • BLS Provider
    • Heartcode (Skills Only Session)

American Heart Association ACLS

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) expands on the knowledge learned from BLS.  Coursework of ACLS includes a large focus on the ability to maintain high-quality CPR administration.  This hands-on course enhances the life-saving skill set it takes to face advanced cardiac syndromes.

    • ACLS Provider (2-day)
    • ACLS Renewal/Update (8-hour)
    • ACLS Heartcode (Skills Only Session)

American Heart Association PALS

The Pediatric Advanced Life Support course includes the proper approach to pediatric assessment, BLS, treatment, and effective resuscitation.  The goal of this course is to be able to provide severely sick or injured children with high-quality care.

    • PALS Provider
    • PALS Renewal/Update
    • PALS Heartcode (Skills Only Session)

EMT Training

By building off of the educational courses Marten’s Ambulance offers, we provide the necessary foundation coursework for those training to become an emergency medical technician (EMT).  Our professionals help you expand on base knowledge such as CPR/AED and First Aid practices into effective ACLS providers.  EMT Training courses are led by professionals who have experience in the field and know what it takes to set you on the right path to becoming an EMT.   

    • EMT Basic Training

Transportation Services

Martens Ambulance provides our patients with varying levels of transport care.  For any questions regarding which degree of care is best for your transport need, we encourage you to contact our team.

Transit Van

Special event and patient passengers.

Ambulette Driver

Staffed by individuals trained in CPR and Basic First Aid. Ambulette is a non-ambulatory patient that can sit in a wheelchair and has no special needs other than oxygen at the time of the transport.

Basic Life Support

Basic Life Support (BLS) is staffed with EMTs and provides stretcher transport of a patient who is either temporarily or permanently non-ambulatory and unable to be transported via wheelchair. Patients requiring this type of transportation do not have any special needs other than oxygen.

Advanced Life Support

The Advanced Life Support (ALS) vehicles are staffed with an EMT and a Paramedic transporting patients requiring basic IV and/or cardiac monitoring and definitive respiratory care.

Mobile Intensive Care Unit

Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) vehicles are staffed with a Registered Nurse, a Critical Care Paramedic and an EMT (or two Critical Care Paramedics). The MICU provides stretcher transport to:

> Any critical care patient transferring to another acute facility for continued care at an equal or higher level. This includes medical, surgical, and/or trauma of adult and pediatric patients as well as high-risk obstetrical emergencies.

> Any patient requiring monitoring of invasive lines, i.e. swan ganz, CVP, ICP and/or arterial line.

> Advanced airway management: Intubated patient and/or Ventilator dependent as well as management of chest tubes. Any patient whose condition warrants travel with a Registered Nurse.

If at any time after a trip is scheduled, the patient’s needs or condition changes, please advise our dispatcher so that we may provide the most appropriate level of care.

Our Service Vehicles and Equipment

With certified on-site mechanics, Donald Martens & Sons provides in-house vehicle maintenance, helping us ensure a safe and reliable fleet. We have daily, unparalleled fleet inspections and preventative maintenance on a scheduled basis. Our fleet contains over 120 vehicles. To ensure the highest level of quality, back up vehicles and supplies are replaced at the end of each shift.

To best serve and assure the safety of our patients, all of our ambulances meet federal KKK-A-1182 ambulance specifications and all state specifications. All of our ambulances are ALS certified.

Our Employees Make the Difference

We treat patients as if they were our own family members.

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Safety is our top priority

Annual fleet inspections, on-site mechanics, and scheduled maintenance are what keep our 120 vehicle fleet in top order.

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