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Ambulance Department

Washington County Ambulance Service founded February 1, 2013

Director - Nicholas Oleck
Deputy Director – Devonnia Tscheulin
                Tony Floyd
                Chelsea Putman
                Mike Spurgeon 
Training – Steve Young

5 Ambulances
2 – 24 hour trucks
1 – on call truck
2 – back up units
Paramedic staffed with EMT or Advanced EMT crew member

June 24, 2018 we increased our staff and truck coverage.
3 - 24 hour trucks.
2 -  back up units
Paramedic staffed with EMT or Advanced EMT crew member

Current schedule is 24/48 with option Kelly for full-time crew members.

Pay Rates:

  • Paramedic 1 - $17.67
  • Paramedic 2 - $17.09
  • Advanced 1 - $15.59
  • Advanced 2 - $14.00
  • EMT 1 $ - $13.44
  • EMT 2 - $12.81
On-Call - $3.15/hr plus regular when called in

Run Volume
Call Base 3,600 runs yearly

Population Base
Population 27,827.  (2015)
County size square size 516.60 square miles

Communities served
Little York

Local events covered by our service
Maple Syrup fest------------------------------South Boston/ New Salem
Friday nite on the square--------------------Salem
Great American fest -------------------------Campbellsburg
Washington County Fair---------------------Salem
4th of July fest----------------------------------Pekin
Old Settlers days-------------------------------Salem

Sporting events
Salem, Pekin and West Washington high school football (IHSAA)
Basketball sectional, regional (ISHAA)
Rodeo coverage at Livonia and Yankee Town Farm rodeo complex’s
Racing coverage at Thunder Valley, Salem Speedway, High Fly motor cross, Kendra full gas enduro motor cross.

Protocols are standard inline with area and state practice of all certification levels.