Posts Tagged: medical school

Congratulations Virginia Beach EMS Academy Class 30 Graduates

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On April 29th, 2919, Virginia Beach EMS Basic Life Support Academy Class 30 held their graduation ceremony at the Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Training Academy. Twenty nine new EMT students under the direction of VA Beach EMS Instruction Supervisor Eric DeForest, successfully completed the 16 week of emergency medical pre-hospital care course. Before a full house of…

Congratulations VA Beach EMS Career Medic-Chris West Promotion To Captain

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Congratulations Chris West on your promotion to career Captain. For Chris West, volunteering as a firefighter and EMT was a family affair that started with his mothers service at the Knotts Island Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad. Chris started volunteering in 1992, joining the Knotts Island Volunteer Fire-Rescue Squad. It wasn’t long before Chris…

VA Commonwealth University Health Child Center-Day Care Worker Recognized For Saving The Life of A Child With CPR

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Dr Stephanie Krebs Louka knows from first hand experience that CPR saves lives. Several years ago Dr Louka began her journey into emergency medicine as a volunteer EMT with VA Beach EMS.As an EMT she was taught “Healthcare Provider CPR.” While on duty Stephanie used her training to save a patients life and was recognized…

Are you ready to be Empowered with Emergency Medical Life Saving Skills and Save Lives? Now is your time! Join the Volunteer Rescue Squads of VA Beach

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Have you ever dreamed of being a first responder such as a police officer, fire-fighter or EMT and in your mind watched yourself rushing to the scene of an emergency? How about as a trauma nurse or a physician working to save a life? Did you know that many career firefighters, paramedics, nurses and physicians…