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RiverMedic1 is putting in nighttime hours due to the increased number of boats on the water this weekend. Let’s all enjoy the weekend together safely! Photo courtesy of Carson Smith.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Friday, June 15, 2018

‪LIFE SAVING DEVICES: 20 new CPR devices have been donated to the Peoria Fire Department to help increase survival rates of cardiac arrest. How it works, and who’s paying for it, tonight on Heart of Illinois ABC

Posted by Jenise Rebholz HOI News on Thursday, June 7, 2018

We attended several events this weekend, including the Northwoods Mall Community Health Day and the District 150 End of Year Bash. Photos courtesy of Clarissa Haywood.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Sunday, June 3, 2018

Homer reminds you that AMT is offering free hands-only CPR education at Dozer Park - Home of the Peoria Chiefs this evening. We have three stations in the concourse and the education is free of charge!

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Thursday, May 31, 2018

Our very diverse work family at AMT includes a number of nurses who work hard everyday to provide outstanding emergency and non-emergency healthcare. Happy National Nurses' Week!

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Friday, May 11, 2018

Caterpillar employees visited us today to get their CPR skills up. We always enjoy working with local employers to train their teams in life-saving skills. Photos courtesy of Yolanda Johnson.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Friday, May 4, 2018

Our own Kyle Gehling graduated from this fine program tonight, and the group working with AMT to promote the PulsePoint smartphone app was recognized with the best project award. Congratulations to all!

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Friday, April 27, 2018

We recognize bystanders whose heroic efforts save the lives of others. Last week, we met Justin and Mindy Lipes and heard their story of helping someone they’d never met. Thank you to them for stepping up!

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Medical side of the Synthetic Cannabinoid Crisis

"From February til March, we saw the number of times we had encountered people taking these drugs quadruple," says Josh Bradshaw with AMT. "That was heavily skewed towards the end of the month. It really makes us concerned for what April is going to bring."

Posted by Rebecca Brumfield on Thursday, April 5, 2018

We aren’t kidding when we say these GOODIE BAGS for the heart health event are amazing!! Full bars, full cans, full bottles, full bags! Come get one for yourself Monday, February 26th from 8am-11am during our heart health event! #hearthealth #heart ❤️

Posted by Hy-Vee on Friday, February 23, 2018

Thanks to the Caravan group for having us! Brianna is one of our many stars who spend their off-shift time working with young people and giving them a better understanding of Emergency Medical Services.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Friday, February 23, 2018

Please be aware of potentially dangerous road conditions, and stay in if you are able. Let’s not meet by accident!

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Monday, February 5, 2018

We can all band together to help the underserved neighborhoods that are in danger of becoming food deserts. Please read below for information on how you may make a difference for those people.

Posted by Advanced Medical Transport on Tuesday, January 30, 2018