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Table 1 EMS Time-event History in the Kingdom of Bahrain

From: Correction to: Evolution of emergency medical services in the Kingdom of Bahrain

Year Institution Type of EMS Provided
1920 American Mission Hospital Ambulance transportation for a physician to reach patients in the rural area
1937 Bahrain Petroleum Company (BaPCo) Ambulance transportation to hospital
1950 Ministry of Health Ambulance transportation to the hospital
1985 Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) Hospital-based EMS system
1995 Bahrain Defense Force Hospital Hospital-based EMS system
2007 Ministry of Health WHO recognition of the Kingdom EMS system with ‘999’ as the national emergency access number
2011 King Hamad University Hospital (KHUH) Hospital-based EMS system
2019 National Ambulance (NA) Unified, central, and formal EMS system for the Kingdom