Ambulance Service

The New Athens Ambulance Service provides emergency response and transportation to all areas of the New Athens Fire Protection District as well as the Village of Lenzburg.  These services are provided through a contract agreement between the Fire Protection District and the Village of New Athens.  The Fire Protection District levies a tax to offset a portion of the operating expenses, while the Village handles the day to day operation of the service.
The service has operated since 1977 with vollunteer and paid part-time Emergency Medical Techinicians and ambulance drivers.  Presently, the service has two emergency response vehicles that are manned by paid part-time employees.  All ambulance personnel are fully trained, and state certified.  Additional training is provided on a continuous basis by local hospitals.
Anyone interested in becoming a part-time employee of the New Athens Ambulance Service should contact the Village Hall at 618-475-2144 for an membership application.
Advanced Life Support, (Paramedic) response is provided by Medstar Ambulance Service.  The New Athens Ambulance Service is in constant radio contact with Medstar, as well as all local hospitals during any response.
Any question with billing should be directed to Nancy Ritter at 618-475-2144.  All Emergency calls should dial 911.

Contact - Ambulance

All Emergency calls should Dial 911

New Athens Ambulance Service
905 Spotsylvania Street
New Athens, IL   62264
Billing Inquiries contact:  Email

Nancy Ritter, Billing Specialist
New Athens Ambulance Service
905 Spotsylvania Street
Phone: 618-475-2144