Horizon hosting ambulance forum

Community members have the opportunity to ask questions


Horizon Health is hosting a public forum for residents to ask questions and voice concerns about the new ambulance service beginning June 1.

The meeting is set at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, in Conference Room A at Paris Community Hospital.

Marketing director Erin Frank said members of the Horizon Health administrative team and the emergency medical services team will be present to answer questions and hear concerns.

Horizon Health was awarded the contract for the special services district providing ambulance services to the seven townships that make up the district.

The county board was split 3-3 on awarding the contract,. Edgar County Board Chairman Jeff Voigt cast the deciding vote in favor of Horizon Health.