Posts By: Bobby Hill

Doctor Cliff Cutchins, Welcome Aboard the VA Beach EMS Duty Physician (EDP) program.

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Dr. Cutchins began his path in emergency medical prehospital care directly out of high school, joining the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, more commonly known in the Virginia Beach EMS system as, Rescue 8/14. Early in his volunteer career with the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad, Cliff earned his EMT basic certification and quickly moved up…

Dr. Amir Louka, Welcome To The VA Beach EMS Duty Physician (EDP) Program

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“The VA Beach EMS Duty Physician program provides an opportunity for direct physician involvement in the full range of minute-to-minute pre-hospital operations. EDPs are licensed physicians who possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to also function as EMS providers. They bring the full depth of a medical school education, a residency, and a comprehensive set…

Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue Squad Named “2019 Volunteer EMS Agency of the Year” by EMS World

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In the fall of 2019, volunteers from the Princess Anne Courthouse Rescue Squad (PACHVRS) travelled to New Orleans for the 2019 EMS World Expo, where they received the ZOLL sponsored “2019 Volunteer EMS Agency of the Year Award.: This is their story in their own words: The Courthouse volunteers have served the emergency medical needs of…

Congratulations VA Beach EMS Newest Volunteer Paramedics

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Recently, Virginia Beach Department of EMS Chief, Ed Brazle presented advanced life support credentials to  Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Volunteer-Mike Mui [left] and Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue Squad Volunteer-Jeff Henderson [right]! Did you know that all training is free when you join the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach? To learn more about how you can…