Welcome to Kurtz

Kurtz delivers the utmost care with the highest of quality.

Kurtz has been a family owned company since incorporation in 1977, originally founded with one ambulance by Karl J. Kurtz, whom today still remains the Vice President of the company. In the company’s infancy, there was originally one ambulance available to assist local area fire departments with their call volume.



Today, there are more than 65 ambulances servicing major metropolitan regions and hospitals. We have always maintained and deeply ingrained our motto of “the difference is we care” into our culture and everyday operation here at Kurtz.

Please check out our About Us section for more in-depth information about our Kurtz family.

Latest News

Kurtz Ambulance Service featured in Joliet Herald News

Check out the article recently published in the Health Section of the Joliet Herald News featuring employees of Kurtz Ambulance Click here to read! http://www.theherald-news.com/2014/02/06/special-kind-of-people/am8pxx1/

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Kurtz Emergency Services unveils new and improved website

With business expanding and services growing, Kurtz decided that it was time for a refresher of sorts.   Since their website started in 2008, the hub for information was logical, but not as useful as it could be.  With new internal hiring and fresh perspectives, Kurtz has been able to re-brand their family owned-business, allowing their […]

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