About Us

Myerstown  First  Aid  Unit  began  as  part  of  the  Goodwill  Fire  Company  in  the  1940s  and  eventually  became  its  own  entity  in  1956.  Since  then,  MFAU  has  continued  to  grow  in  its  member  count  and  diversity  in  apparatus.  Today,  the  unit  serves  with  three  ambulances,  a  water  rescue  boat,  rescue  snow  sleds,  and  an  eight-wheeled  terrain  vehicle  for  search  and  rescue.  

Mission Statement

Myerstown   First  Aid  Unit  is  a  basic  life  support  and  intermediate  advanced  life  support  pre-hospital  care  and  various  other  emergency  services  company  that  is  devoted  to  providing  the  finest  quality  patient  care  through  our  team  of  highly  skilled  professionals.  We  strive  to  maintain  a  high  standard  of  excellence  while  keeping  abreast  of  the  ever-changnig  needs  of  our  profession.  


Our  visison  is  to  be  recognized  as  outstanding  in  the  areas  of  patient  care  and  community  service.  


Our  values  are  to  treat  all  patients,  customers  and  members  with  dignity  and  fairness;  to  preserve,  protect,  and  promote  the  quality  of  the  profession  we  serve;  to  gain  the  trust  and  confidence  of  our  fellow  health  care  professionals  and  the  public  we  serve;  to  be  sensitive  to  the  economic  needs  of  our  community,  not  forgetting  the  human  aspect  of  our  profession.  

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Apparatus

Ambulance 140

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Ambulance 141

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Ambulance 142

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Utility & Special Unit 140

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Leadership

Chief - Allen Kintzer

Deputy Chief - Dean Wagner

Assistant Chief - Dave Kirchner

President - Dave Kirchner

Vice President - Don Kilheffer