Emergency Medical Services


The Fire Department provides Emergency Medical Services (EMS) within the city. Six Advance Life Support (ALS) ambulances, six Advanced Life Suport (ALS) engines, and one Advanced Life Support (ALS) quint are fully staffed to provide the variety of services required.

Ambulance companies also engage in fire suppression and inspection activities. Ambulances are staffed with highly trained Illinois certified Paramedics. The Fire Department is associated with the Greater Elgin Area Mobile Intensive Care organization through Advocate Sherman Hospital.

Ambulance Billing

Billing questions should be referred to Andres Medical Billing, Ltd. at 800-244-2345.