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Hi! LegalGems here. I have extensive consumer law experience and will use this to assist you with your issue today. I am sorry to hear of this. Please see the attached, specifically 8:40-6.1 on page 57-58 regarding when transportation is permissible: http://www.state.nj.us/health/ems/documents/ambulance_regs.pdf I could not find any regulation that authorized an ambulance to pull over to allow other EMTs to examine the patient, as generally the idea is to get the patient to the hospital. You can contact the agency that oversees EMT's here: http://www.state.nj.us/health/ems/feedback.shtml While there is not a formal complaint process, I'm sure a supervisor/manager would want to hear of this.
This agency typically deals with complaints about facilities, but presumably the ambulance is associated with a facility (the hospital they were taking you to), so a complaint can be lodged here: http://www.state.nj.us/health/healthfacilities/hotlines.shtml
Presumably the services were duplicative of those that would be received in the hospital.