Haynes Ambulance of Alabama has a proven clinical tract record that spans over 30 years for providing quality emergency medical services to the citizens of Alabama. We are proud to stand behind our reputation of providing medical care and treatment for anyone in need. Our outlook is simple, Good Patient Care is Good Business. Often ambulance companies place business in front of patient care, trying to get the most bang from the least available resources to gain quick profits. Our success in the Ambulance profession has come from providing a consistent and honest service. Our longevity in this business has proven that if we focus on providing the best patient care possible, the result will be a strong, financially sound corporation that Haynes Ambulance is today.
Haynes Ambulance was started in 1969 by W. A. Haynes in Wetumpka AL. Mr. Haynes served Elmore County for over 39 continuous years. In 1977 his son Tony Haynes established our operation which is Haynes Ambulance of Alabama, Inc. in Montgomery AL. Today, our operations cover three counties in Central Alabama (Elmore,Montgomery, and Pike) as well as Maxwell Air Force Base; additionally, we have a variety of mutual aid agreements with various surrounding cities / counties (municipal and private agencies).
Our coverage area is approximately 1420 square miles, from 9 strategically located stations throughout our service area. Approximately 180 full-time and part-time Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) and Paramedics care for emergency and convalescent patients, serving a population of over 500,000 citizens with over 35 ground ambulances. Every EMT and Paramedic is trained in the latest procedures, and every ambulance carries the latest in cutting edge, life-saving technology.
Tony Haynes serves as President and insures our company maintains high standards for quality medical care. With his over 30 years experience in the ambulance business, he has the invaluable knowledge needed to succeed in EMS. Tony has first hand experience of the changes with the EMS system in Central Alabama over the last 30 years and provides the insight needed to implement the best EMS system possible for this region.
Chief Operations Officer
Kirk serves as the Chief Operating Officer and brings a host of clinical and administrative experience in the healthcare industry. He began working for Haynes Ambulance initially as a field EMT and then Paramedic nine years ago. He then furthered his education by obtaining a Degree in Emergency Medical Services, and Critical Care Transport Paramedic from the University of Baltimore. His experience in both ground and flight medicine provide a well rounded outlook on the EMS industry. In addition to his administrative responsibilities, he continues to work as a field Paramedic to stay abreast of latest medical trends.
Director of Billing
Brandee serves as Director of Billing and Elmore County Branch Manager. She brings over 15 years of experience with a well rounded outlook on the Ambulance industry as both a paramedic and insurance billing agent. She continues this family tradition that her grandfather started over 39 years ago.
Montgomery Branch Manager
Ron Warner serves as our Montgomery branch manager and has been employed with Haynes Ambulance for 6 years. His EMS career began in 1979 after completing paramedic coursework at North- Central Missouri Community College. Ron spent 25 years working for a major metropolitan EMS agency in Kansas City, Missouri. He brings extensive experience and training in the areas of incident command, EMS communications, system status management, dynamic deployment, and high demand scheduling. Ron’s wide-ranging experience make him a great fit to oversee our Montgomery branch.
Troy Branch Manager
Craig Peterson is our Pike County Manager. Craig started his EMS career in Pike County in 1996, with Haynes Ambulance of Troy. He has an intense background in fire and EMS. He also served as Fire Chief for the City of Hartford for 6 years. During this time he sat on numerous boards for the county fire departments in Geneva County. He was also a seated member of Hartford Rescue Board of Directors for 8+years and was instrumental in assisting the department with becoming a full time service. During this timeframe Craig received numerous certifications from the State of Alabama and Florida on vehicle extrication, automobile airbag systems and school bus extrication. Craig oversees all day to day operations of our Pike County.
Human Resources Administrator
She has over 25 years experience serving Central Alabama, and provides valuable insight to ensure that our company remains compliant with all employment regulations. Patti holds a Paramedic license, and is credentialed at the Instructor level for CPR, ACLS, PALS, ITLS, EVOC, and is a DOT certified Instructor.
Manager for Autuaga & Elmore Counties
Dale Grimes began his career with Haynes Ambulance n 2004. Dale took the position of Elmore County Branch Manager in 2007 and later advanced his certification to paramedic. With his fifteen years of experience in the fire service, he seamlessly facilitates our ever-growing ground services in Elmore and Autauga counties along with overseeing the facilities for Wetumpka Corporate Offices, crew stations, and Life Flight.
JAMES “BUDDY” BROADWAY
Communications Center Manager and QA/QI Coordinator James Broadway knew at 16 that he wanted to be in fire and rescue. He joined Elmore Fire in 1981 and put in over 30 years with the department, including twelve as a fire chief. James has an abundance of experience as an instructor as well which has carried him over into his career with Haynes Ambulance where he is the Communications Manager/ EMD instructor and QA/QI. He also has years of experience in the field as an EMT-basic and later a Paramedic.
Chief Flight Nurse Ross Terrell is our Chief Flight Nurse and provides outstanding leadership and support to the flight medical teams, hospital case managers and senior management of Haynes. Ross has been a tremendous addition to our staff because he understands both the pre-hospital and hospital critical care environments. Ross’ 10+ years of experience in EMS and critical care nursing started after beginning employment with Haynes in 2003. While working as an EMT/Paramedic Ross’ love for helping people and advancing in the field of medicine found him attending Southern Union State College and graduating as a Registered Nurse in 2010. Ross’ extensive experience in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Transport has led him to become certified as CEN, National Registered Paramedic, CCEMTP, FP-C, TNCC Coordinator, ACLS/BLS/PALS Instructor, and NRP Provider. Ross oversees all the day to day operations of our Life Flight Division.