Emergency Medical Services

Shore Medical Center's Emergency Medical Services Department is staffed with New Jersey state-certified emergency medicine technicians and registered nurses trained in advanced specialty care transport. Shore also has five, specially equipped ambulances to provide both emergent and non-emergent care, including three certified Specialty Care Transport Units (SCTUs). 



Basic Life Support (BLS): 
Shore Medical Center EMS provides 911 transport services and basic life support to the residents of Linwood, Northfield, Somers Point and surrounding communities. Shore is on-call to provide 24/7 service to the hospital and its patients.

Specialty Care Transportation Unit (SCTU):
The SCT Unit provides advanced level care to patients who require specialized treatment at another facility. Shore’s state-of-the-art vehicles are designed specifically for advanced care transports and to ensure that patients are transported with the utmost comfort and safety.


For Emergent or non-emergent transport request, please call 609-926-4474.