Lewiston Volunteer Ambulance Service

Dedicated to excellence in quality pre-hospital care to people in the heart of Winona County.

The Lewiston Volunteer Ambulance was established in 1974. It has grown throughout the years, and the service is now responding to over 200 calls per year. Total coverage area consists of 125 square miles which include the Cities of Lewiston, Utica, and Stockton. Lewiston Ambulance also responds to the townships of Hart, Hillsdale, Fremont, Warren, Utica, and Norton. In 2005 a full-time Ambulance Director was hired. This position handles the day to day operations of the service, is in charge of the Emergency Medical Responder training program, teaches CPR and also responds to emergencies Monday-Friday 6am-6pm. Lewiston Ambulance provides Basic Life Support, and works with Winona and Mayo Clinic Ambulances along with Mayo One and Gundersen Air when Advanced Life Support is necessary. The crew currently consists of 21 Emergency Medical Technicians, 4 EMR/Drivers and 1 Driver.

We are currently looking for new members, and experience is not necessary as we will pay to have you trained . If you’re interested please contact our Ambulance Director at 507-523-2982  to apply!

Ambulance Service Staff

Nick Haag, EMT
Matt Essig, EMT
Nathan Hedlund, EMT
Brent Jones, EMT
Alan Mote, EMT
Whitney Dahl, EMT
Scott Jonsgaard, EMT
Matt Stephens, EMR
Charayah Nelson, EMT
Michelle Marxhausen, EMT
Tim Nelson, EMR
Dion Melbostad, EMR
Miranda MacMillian, EMT
Grace Chamberlin, EMT
Elizabeth Wirt, EMT/RN
Jeff Peterson, EMT
Kelly Dahl, EMT
Adam Franzen, EMT
Randy Franzen EMR
Kevin Ziebell, Driver
Julie Dahl, EMT/RN
Jake Warren, EMT
Marie Gernes, EMT
Ross Duncanson, EMT
Katie Meyer, EMT
Lindsy Randall EMT/RN

Ambulance Education Schedule

The Lewiston Ambulance offers a wide variety of classes.  Class schedules vary depending on demand.  Courses offered include:

  • Emergency Medical Responder Initial (Formerly known as First Responder)
  • Emergency Medical Responder Refresher
  • American Heart Association BLS CPR
  • American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR
  • American Heart Association First Aid

For information regarding schedules and fees please contact our office at 507-523-2982.

Awards

Lewiston Ambulance congratulates Sandy Nisbit on retirement

On Sunday May 19, 2019 the Lewiston Ambulance recognized the service of our member Sandy Nisbit as she retires from active duty.  Sandy joined the Ambulance in May of 1981. She has held many positions throughout her career, and has set an example for all of us to follow.  The staff and administration of the Lewiston Ambulance along with the community congratulate Sandy and give her our sincerest thanks!  Job well done!

Contact our Department

  • Medical Director: Dr. Dennis Laudon

  • Ambulance Director: Matt Essig

  • Assistant Director: Nathan Hedlund

  • Training Officer: Brent Jones

Billing Department

The Lewiston Ambulance uses a third party billing company.  Our Ambulance Director is more than happy to try and answer any billing questions you may have, but for direct service you can contact our billing company below:

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