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" National ems week coming May 17-23, 2015 "



South Cook County EMS System of Ingalls Memorial Hospital is located in Harvey, IL. Bernard Heilicser, DO is the EMS Medical Director and Kim Stotts is the EMS Coordinator. For more information about

Ingalls Memorial Hospital you may click on this link. To contact the EMS office directly, call 708-915-6900 or fax 708-915-2743.


The EMS Classroom and Offices are now located at:

The University & College Center of South Suburban College

16333 Kilbourn

Oak Forest, IL  60452

Mail should still be sent to:

Ingalls Hospital EMS Office

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL  60426

Paramedic Class:

Attached please find a sample Application and Instructions for the South Cook County EMS Paramedic Program. 

Also attached is the Functional Job Description for the paramedic program. 




April 2014 - ALS SMO PowerPoint and Studybook

February 2014 - Pediatric Emergencies & Drug Calculations PowerPoint and Studybook

September 2013 - Cardiology PowerPoint and Studybook

April 2013 - Suspension and Geriatric Trauma PowerPoint and Studybook

February 2013 - Paramedic Preceptor PowerPoint and Studybook

September 2012 - Update/EMS Systems and Studybook

April 2012 - Stroke PowerPoint and Studybook

February 2012 - Chemical Suicides PowerPoint and Studybook

September 2011 - 2011 ALS SMO Power Point and Studybook

April 2011 - Policy Review PowerPoint and Studybook

February 2011 - Autism Awareness PowerPoint and Studybook

September 2010 - Trauma

April 2010 - 2010 ALS SMO Study Guide

February 2010 - Pharmacology




Applicants interested in joining the South Cook EMS System should complete this System Entry Packet.



Hospitals affiliated with the South Cook County EMS System:

Ingalls Memorial Hospital

Resource Hospital for the South Cook County EMS System

One Ingalls Drive, Harvey, IL 60426

Kim Stotts, RN, EMS Director 708-915-6900


Advocate South Suburban Hospital

Associate Hospital to South Cook County EMS System

17800 S. Kedzie Avenue, Hazel Crest, IL 60429

Stephanie Roberts, EMS Coordinator  708-213-4218


Little Company of Mary Hospital

Associate Hospital to South Cook County EMS System

2800 W. 95th Street, Evergreen Park, IL 60805

Sharon Taylor, BSN, EMS Coordinator, Nurse Educator 708-229-5592

Palos Community Hospital

Associate Hospital to South Cook County EMS System

12251 S. 80th Avenue, Palos Heights, IL 60463

Cathy Pasquarella, EMS Coordinator  708-923-5812 Pager 708-923-4000 #303


St. Margaret Mercy Hospital

Associate Hospital to South Cook County EMS System

5454 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320

Michael Layman, Emergency Coordinator  219-864-7730


Metro South Medical Center

Associate Hospital to South Cook County EMS System

12935 Gregory Street, Blue Island, IL 60406

Sue Schaller, RN, EMS Coordinator

Sue_Schaller@MetroSouthMedicalCenter 708-824-4649


Franciscan St. James Hospitals, Olympia Fields and Chicago Heights Campuses

Associate Hospital to Silver Cross EMS System

20201 S. Crawford Avenue, Olympia Fields, IL 60441

Robert Wilcox, EMS Coordinator  708-747-4000 ext 81921


Munster Community Hospital

901 Mac Arthur

Munster, IN 46321

Tom Bettenhausen, EMS Coordinator 219-836-1600