History

Driven by care, the LifeLine philosophy permeates far beyond a slogan. Established in 2008, LifeLine has rapidly blossomed into a regional industry leader. Our staunch reputation is built on reliability, safety and innovation. Proudly serving our communities in Illinois and Michigan, LifeLine’s progressive expansion is reshaping medical transportation.

Reliability, Safety & Innovation

Under the forward-thinking leadership of founders CEO John Herlihy and COO Gabe Kroll, LifeLine operates with an unwavering dedication to our guiding principles: Courage. Commitment. Community. Careers.

Our fleet of state-of-the-art vehicles and ambulances are fully-equipped with the latest in innovative medical technology as we continue to set the pace for medical transport modernization.

If you represent a facility or organization in need of a dependable and flexible medical transport service provider, without sacrificing quality or service, LifeLine would love to hear from you!

Client Services

  • Basic Life Support

    LifeLine’s state-of-the-art BLS transport fleet imparts a calming sense of assurance to our noncritical and movement-confined patients. Even when disaster strikes, our fully trained and certified BLS personnel provide life-saving initial care until advanced medical attention is available.

  • Advanced Life Support

    Fully-equipped for the most urgent medical situations, our advanced life support ambulances contain the latest in mobile and medical treatment technology. Our ALS transport personnel boast advanced levels of training and certification, and courageously administer critical treatment when it matters most.

  • Critical Care Transport Units

    Ventilator dependent and IV-infused medication recipients require safe and professional medical transportation from a company that understands their comfort and health. LifeLine is proud to be a leading inter-medical facility transport service for critical care patients of all varieties.

  • Special Event EMS Coverage

    From Chicago Bears football to Lollapalooza, Riot Fest, US Special Olympics and many more, our team of courteous professionals provide fully-compliant on-site medical services to all of the region’s largest events and venues.

Our Team

Illinois Team

John Herlihy

John Herlihy

Chief Executive Officer
Gabe Kroll

Gabe Kroll

Chief Operating Officer
Shalom Bergovoy

Shalom Bergovoy

VP Business Development & Marketing
Stacy Ernst

Stacy Ernst

Chief Paramedic
Deb Bode

Deb Bode

Billing Manager
Arlene Gaspar

Arlene Gaspar

Director of Career Development & Ems Coordinator
Tu Vo

Tu Vo

Director of Technology
Kate Shewchuck

Kate Shewchuck

Dispatch Manager
Zalman Goldbloom

Zalman Goldbloom

Regional Director of Business Development

Michigan Team

Richard Malinowski

Richard Malinowski

Director of Operations
Julie Williams

Julie Williams

Director of Career Development
Melissa Wall

Melissa Wall

Billing Manager
Therle Dregansky

Therle Dregansky

EMS Coordinator
Derek Thews

Derek Thews

Scheduling & Education Supervisor
Frank Gilbert

Frank Gilbert

Lead Supervisor
Dawn Malinowski

Dawn Malinowski

Human Resource Manager
Matt Tata

Matt Tata

Operation Manager