Otto Township Fire Department 100 West Chestnut Street Chebanse, Illinois 60922 Phone: 815-697-2422 Mailing Address: Update This Address P.O. Box 456 Chebanse, IL 60922 County: Iroquois Fire Department Type: Volunteer Number of Fire Stations: 2 Population Served: 5,000 Number of Personnel: 27 Annual Calls: 189 Fax Number: 815-697-3313 Email Address: View Email Address Radio Frequencies: Description of Fire Department: Operates 4 engines, 1 tender, 1 brush, 1 boat and 1 command car 42 sq. miles, mostly rural Encompasses the village of Chebanse, IL Contract ambulance service to Riverside Hospital Ambulance w/in house coverage 16hrs a day.
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type of emergency service dedicated to providing out-of-hospital acute medical care and/or transport to definitive care, to patients with illnesses and injuries which the patient, or the medical practitioner, believes constitutes a medical emergency. The use of the term emergency medical services may refer solely to the pre-hospital element of the care, or be part of an integrated system of care, including the main care provider, such as a hospital.
Emergency medical services may also be locally known as: first aid squad, emergency squad, rescue squad, ambulance squad, ambulance service, ambulance corps or life squad.