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Memes, πŸ€–, and Aids: The Black Panther Party provided medical services as well as many needed services for African American communities... Here is a photo of a Black Panther Ambulance (1969) AMBULANCE The Black Panther Party's People's Free Ambulance Service provides free, rapid transportation for sick or injured people without time-consuming checks into the patients' financial status or means. . Adequate ambulance service has long been a problem in Black communities across this country. Hospitals either blanketly refuse to send their ambulances into Black communities or charge exorbitant prices if they do offer the service. The People's Free Ambulance Service operates with at least one ambu lance on a twenty-four-hour emergency basis, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a nonemergency or convalescent basis. The services provided by this survival program are totally free. People are transported to and from the hospital or doctor's office in a modern, comfortable ambulance by courteous, efficient, and knowledgeable attendants. The number of ambulances and other necessary equipment will vary with the size of the city to be serviced, but at least three to fo ur ambulances should be used in large metropolitan areas with sizable Black communities. Ambulances should contain oxygen equipment for those patients who may need it en route to the hospital; other health supplies such as first -aid kits; and most important, dispatch radio equipment so that the ambulance drivers can be in constant communication with headquarters. 1be radio equipment should be of the highest possible quality so that it will have minimal mechani cal failures. One or more nonemergency vehicles are used to transport the convales cent to the doctor; clinic, or hospital. The ambulance program operates from a central office or headquarters. ⬇⬇⬇
Memes, πŸ€–, and Aids: The Black Panther Party provided medical
 services as well as many needed services
 for African American communities... Here is
 a photo of a Black Panther Ambulance
 (1969)
 AMBULANCE
The Black Panther Party's People's Free Ambulance Service provides free, rapid transportation for sick or injured people without time-consuming checks into the patients' financial status or means. . Adequate ambulance service has long been a problem in Black communities across this country. Hospitals either blanketly refuse to send their ambulances into Black communities or charge exorbitant prices if they do offer the service. The People's Free Ambulance Service operates with at least one ambu lance on a twenty-four-hour emergency basis, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a nonemergency or convalescent basis. The services provided by this survival program are totally free. People are transported to and from the hospital or doctor's office in a modern, comfortable ambulance by courteous, efficient, and knowledgeable attendants. The number of ambulances and other necessary equipment will vary with the size of the city to be serviced, but at least three to fo ur ambulances should be used in large metropolitan areas with sizable Black communities. Ambulances should contain oxygen equipment for those patients who may need it en route to the hospital; other health supplies such as first -aid kits; and most important, dispatch radio equipment so that the ambulance drivers can be in constant communication with headquarters. 1be radio equipment should be of the highest possible quality so that it will have minimal mechani cal failures. One or more nonemergency vehicles are used to transport the convales cent to the doctor; clinic, or hospital. The ambulance program operates from a central office or headquarters. ⬇⬇⬇

The Black Panther Party's People's Free Ambulance Service provides free, rapid transportation for sick or injured people without time-consum...