National Emergency Center - Equipment - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

National Emergency Center


The grant supports the procurement of 143 state-of-the-art ambulances as well as their full service and maintenance for a period of 8 years and the digital upgrade of its operations center.

The mission of the National Emergency Center (EKAV) is the provision of pre-hospital care to citizens and the immediate transfer of the patients to hospitals and medical units. EKAV consists of 12 branches located in the largest cities across the country, such as Athens, Thessaloniki, Patra, Heraklio, Larissa and others.