Rural/Metro San Diego is a division of Rural/Metro Ambulance, one of the nation's premiere private ambulance providers. Rural/Metro San Diego has been the largest 911 paramedic and non-emergency ambulance provider in San Diego County since 1997, and has set a national standard for exceptional emergency medical service.

With more than 550 employees and a fleet of more than 80 ambulances, Rural/Metro San Diego responds to approximately 100,000 emergency calls a year throughout San Diego County.

Rural/Metro San Diego serves a number of constituents throughout the county, including:

Serving San Diego

  • City of San Diego
  • County Service Area (CSA) 17, which encompasses Del Mar, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe, 4S Ranch
  • Kaiser Healthcare
  • Sharp Healthcare
  • Palomar/Pomerado Healthcare
  • Hundreds of special events throughout the county, including: San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres/Petco Park, Rock 'n' Roll Marathon, ComiCon, San Diego County Fair, SDSU football and basketball, USD football, December Nights and many more.