Serving Pinellas County since 2004
Sunstar Paramedics is the exclusive provider of paramedic ambulance service in Pinellas County, Florida. Serving the 945,000 residents of Florida’s most densely populated county, we provide the 280-square-mile area with prompt and efficient service 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Sunstar Paramedics helps set the standard for top-notch emergency medical service. Our philosophy to continue to improve through innovation and technology helps us in our quest to provide extraordinary care to our customers and community.
Sunstar Paramedics is an all-ALS high performance EMS system located in Pinellas County, Florida (Tampa Bay area). Sunstar is a nationally-recognized, state-of-the-art system; we hold the prestigious CAAS Accreditation, our communication center is an Accredited Center of Excellence (ACE) and our critical care unit is CAMTS accredited. We’re one of only two services in the United States to hold all three accreditation.
Sunstar Paramedics offers affordable membership plans that cover out-of-pocket expenses and medically necessary ambulance transports in Pinellas County. Sunstar FirstCare Ambulance Membership Plans start at $45 for a single and $70 for a family.
One of only 88 dispatch centers in the world named as an Accredited Center of Excellence by the National Academies of Emergency Medical Dispatch, the Sunstar Emergency Communication Center is recognized as one of the best dispatch centers in the world. We utilize advanced computer-aided dispatch systems, GPS technology and system status management to cover all of Pinellas County quickly and effectively.
Our experienced staff of paramedics and emergency medical technicians/dispatchers oversees the operations of 80 paramedic ambulances and processes more than 500 calls per day. We also provide callers with helpful instructions that allow patients to receive a higher level of care before help arrives.