Posts Tagged: Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad

Congratulations VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad-Squad Commander Travis Smith & Assistant Squad Commander John Neumayer

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Recently Virginia Beach EMS Chief Ed Brazle presented Squad Commander credentials to VA Beach Rescue Squad Volunteer Travis Smith and Assistant Squad Commander credentials to VA Beach Rescue Squad Volunteer John Neumayer. Volunteer management and leadership positions are critical to the operations of the ten Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach. It takes a dedicated individual to…

VA Beach EMS Volunteers Conduct Mass Casualty “Treatment AreaTraining”

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Recently the VA Beach Department of EMS-Special Operations Team has been offering a one day Mass Casualty “Treatment Area” Training for Virginia Beach EMS Volunteers. The focus is to familiarize the volunteer EMTs/Medics along with other special operation teams such as the “Marine Rescue Team” with the equipment carried on the two EMS major incident response…

VA Beach Rescue Squad Volunteer Paramedic Jonathan Quinn Announced As Newest VA Beach EMS Career Paramedic

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  The Virginia Beach Department of EMS announced that Jonathan Quinn has been hired as a career Paramedic. Jonathan began volunteering nearly nine years ago as an EMT with the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, more commonly known in the public safety field as “Rescue Stations 8/14.” Jonathan comes to the VB EMS-career side of…

2018 VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad and VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

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Langhorne & Pulley Scholarship Fund 2018 This Scholarship Fund is a joint partnership of the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation.  The Scholarship Fund is open to any active operational or administrative member of the Virginia Beach volunteer rescue squad system (and their dependents) who has at least four (4) years…

Congratulations to Shalonda Niskey-VA Beach EMS New Administrative Specialist I

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EMS Chief Brazle has named Shalonda Niskey as the new Administrative Specialist I at the Administration Office.There were many fine candidates who were interviewed, making the decision process more time-consuming. Ms. Niskey has been with the department since August of 2013 when she started as an Account Clerk II, focusing mainly on payroll. Ms. Niskey…

The VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation 2017 Grant Recipients Announced

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The Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation announced their 2017 grant awards in the amount of $100,374.00 to the following entities within the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach:   Council of Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squads Inc. (Rescue Council) — $2,600 toward the purchase of portable CO monitors for all ambulance jump bags; Kempsville Volunteer…