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SA Ambulance Service is the principal provider of ambulance services in South Australia and is at the forefront of care for South Australians. We serve a population of 1.7 million and operate in an area close to one million square kilometres of varied terrain, from the beauty of remote rural areas to the cosmopolitan city of Adelaide.

We have a committed team of nearly 3000 career and volunteer staff caring for South Australians by providing emergency and non-emergency care, including rescue and air retrieval services. We also meet community needs by providing care at home and over the telephone advice.

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