1. When was Kurtz founded?

Kurtz was founded in 1977.

2. How many ambulances do you operate on a daily basis?

We have over 100 vehicles and are constantly growing with the demand.

3. What is the difference between Ambulance Service, Hospital/Health System Ambulance Service, Paramedic Service and Industrial Fire Services?

At Kurtz, we offer a variety of services as well as opportunities for employment. Kurtz Ambulance Service, Inc provides transportation from hospitals to local nursing facilities. Hospital-Branded Ambulance Services are contracts we maintain with local area hospitals to supply specific transportation services. Kurtz Paramedic Service, Inc, provides the EMT-B, paramedics, and firefighters to various Fire and Rescue Squads. Kurtz Industrial Fire Service, Inc. provides EMS/Firefighters for emergency response in the chemical, manufacturing, and refining industries. Kurtz Industrial Fire Service contracts to some of the world’s largest petroleum and chemical refineries nationwide.

4. How can I apply to work at Kurtz?


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5. Where are you located?

Our corporate office is located right off of Interstate 80 in the Southwest suburbs at 1900 Garnet Court, New Lenox, IL 60451.

Our mailing address is P.O. Box 129, New Lenox, IL 60451.

6. How can I Contract with Kurtz? What is the process?

Please contact: Heidi Hermes at 815-485-9750 or you can email at Heidi@kurtzems.com

7. How can I pay a bill online?

We are currently in the process of securing our network in order for our clients to successfully and safely pay a bill through our website. If you have any questions regarding billing information, please contact our billing department at 800-244-2345.