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LifeCare Medical Transports, Inc. Expands in Southeast Virginia
LifeCare Acquires Eagle Medical Transports
Stafford, VA., November 2, 2015 - LifeCare Medical Transports Inc. (LifeCare) has acquired Eagle Medical Transports (EMT) headquartered in Newport News, VA. .Lifecare will fulfill all of EMT's transportation obligations and commitments to the facilities and customers they served without interruption. Additional availability of services, professionally trained medical personnel, and modern equipment will greatly improve the services and care provided. LifeCare will add EMT's facilities in Chesterfield, Norfolk and Newport News to its other 6 locations throughout Central, Northern, and Southwestern Virginia and will offer additional employment opportunities in those localities.
"Acquiring EMT marks an important step in our expansion into additional regions of Virginia," said Kevin Dillard, President of LifeCare Medical Transports, Inc. "I am confident that LifeCare will provide the high quality of care and safe transportation that EMT's customers expect. Our professionally trained staff and modern equipment will further enhance these services."
LifeCare has provided prompt, professional, quality service and patient care while embracing innovation in the industry for over 20 years. LifeCare was founded in the Fredericksburg, Virginia area in 1994 by Kevin Dillard and Dan Wildman. In 1999, Ernst and Young recognized Dillard and Wildman as Virginia's "Entrepreneurs of the Year." Headquartered in Stafford County, Virginia, LifeCare has since grown to one of Virginia's largest providers of health care transportation services with locations throughout the Commonwealth, and was the first commercial agency to win the Virginia Governor's Award for Outstanding EMS Agency in 2007.
Licensed at the highest level of service recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of Health - Office of Emergency Medical Services, LifeCare employs over 300 professionals throughout Virginia, and is dedicated to supporting its mission of providing the highest quality patient care, ensuring superior customer service through proven quality assurance practices, and active community involvement.
Director Marketing and Business Development
LifeCare Medical Transports, Inc.
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