Posts Tagged: Virginia Office of EMS

Plaza Volunteer Rescue Squad Celebrates 50th Anniversary Banquet with Installation of Officers

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On Saturday January 21st 2012, over 200 Plaza Rescue Squad volunteers, and guests gathered at the Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront to celebrate the 50th Anniversary, Awards Ceremony and Officer Installation. Known in the EMS Community as “Rescue 16”, the 94 volunteers staff 4 advanced life support ambulances and one heavy squad truck. In 2011 the…

Meet Robin Barnes Plaza Volunteer Rescue Squad EMT-B

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Robin has served with the Plaza Volunteer Rescue Squad for 11 years and presently holds life membership. Robin credits the intensive emergency medical pre-hospital care training she received with allowing her to remain calm when her first grandson at two weeks of age stopped breathing and she stepped in and acted quickly to save his…

VA Beach Department of EMS Announces Career Medic Position Available

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Virginia Beach Department of EMS Career Medic Position Available EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic. Individuals will provide advanced life support pre-hospital activities such as direct patient care, supervision and direction of ambulance crews, basic life support care, mentoring, public education, and recruiting for EMS, among other duties. Information and online application available through the Virginia Beach website…