On behalf of EMS Chief Bruce W. Edwards, and the entire staff of the Department of Emergency Medical Services, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving. John F. Kennedy once wrote, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is…
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EMS Chief Bruce Edwards is pleased to announce that Ms.Taneta McCaw-Dieudonne as hereby appointed as the new EMS Receptionist at the VA Beach EMS Administrative Office located on Viking Drive.
Due to the overwhelming number of new recruits signing up to join the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach, EMS Chief Bruce Edwards authorized a 5th EMT Class in the calendar year 2011. Over 20 students were in attendance for the November 14th kick off date for the 5th EMT class. The class will be…
This year, 9-1-1 for Kids recognized five Virginia dispatchers including three from Virginia Beach for their heroic acts in helping children calling 911 seeking assistance. The three from Virginia Beach are Gail Kerns, Lee Anne Storey and Andrea Bramley.
The next VA Fire-EMS Recruitment Retention Network Meeting will be held on Friday December 2nd 11:30 – 2:30 at the East Hanover Volunteer Rescue Squad. Join us as we receive a follow up from the Virginia Fire Chiefs Association and Chesterfield County Fire-EMS SAFER Grant Directors.
Read about the Virginia Beach EMS System; Pacesetters in Emergency Medical Prehospital Care!