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Ambulance Department

Washington County Ambulance Service founded February 1, 2013

Staffing
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

 We presently work 2- 24 hour shifts weekly. Paid for the full 24 hour shift.

Salary
Average salary pay range.
EMT                               $9.00/hr
Advanced EMT             $11.00/hr
Paramedic                     $ 14.00/hr

Run Volume
Call Base 3,600 runs yearly

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

Communities served
Campbellsburg
Hardinsburg
Little York
Livonia
Pekin
Salem
Saltillo

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