top stories, announcements, events, and more

In The News

Be a Paramedic!: Be Anything!/ See It. Be It. Virtual Career Days

Wonder what it's like to be an EMT? Learn all about it in this week's virtual career day! Michael Richardson, EMT, and Thuy VO, Paramedic, show us how they handle medical emergencies. Being a paramedic takes close attention to detail, what are other activities that require being detail-oriented? Thank you, Advanced Medical Transport, for giving us an inside look into the careers of EMTs and Paramedics!

Posted by Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum on Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Brandon is doing a tremendous job making our community garden a reality. We are very proud of the work he is doing, and we can’t wait to share the garden with our neighbors and community members.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Local COVID-19 Weekly Update

6/11/20 7 pm - Peoria City/County Health Department Administrator Monica Hendrickson gives a brief update on COVID-19 in our area. She goes over the week in numbers, testing in long-term care facilities, hospitals opening for screenings and procedures, ICU bed use, and where we sit in regards to Restore Illinois Phase 3.

Posted by Peoria City/County Health Department on Thursday, June 11, 2020

We want to thank the kind employees of The Home Depot in Peoria, who sent us lunches today. What a great example of spreading kindness and generosity during this difficult time. We’ll be sure to pay it forward.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Our team deserves a red carpet reception for all of the work they are doing currently. But for right now, this will do. We are observing EMS Week with a lot of food and a little fun in between calls.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Big thank yous go out to out AMT team members staffing the testing sites throughout the area. On Friday, about 225 people were tested in Peoria alone - and about 2,800 total since April 21st.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Monday, May 11, 2020

We have a whole bunch of nurses on our team, serving in many different capacities - from patient care to administration. Happy Nurses Week to our nurses, and all nurses! We appreciate you.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Wednesday, May 6, 2020