Posts Tagged: Virginia Office of EMS

Meet Virginia Beach EMS Paramedic Jamie Styron

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   Jamie Styron recently worked as a full-time Paramedic with Currituck County Fire/EMS for nearly 10 years where she began her career in EMS as a Volunteer EMT.  Jamie also worked for Sentara Medical Transport, Corolla EMS, and Chesapeake Fire Department. While completing the Paramedic program at Tidewater Community College, she began proctoring for the…

Trevor Kirk Princess Anne Courthouse Rescue Squad Volunteer Paramedic Promoted to Career Medic-VA Beach EMS

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  VA Beach EMS recently announced that Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue Squad Paramedic Trevor Kirk has been hired as a career medic. Trevor began his volunteer career at the Courthouse Squad in 1994 and obtained Life Membership with Rescue Station 5/21 in 2004. During his 23 year volunteer career, Trevor has been certified at each…

Virginia Beach EMS New “All Terrain” Medic Cart 15 Ready to Cover Special Events

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The Virginia Beach Department of EMS recently added a fully enclosed medic cart to supplement the 4 open designed medic carts run by the volunteer rescue squads. Cart 15 has a fully enclosed patient treatment area along with the driver/attendant cab and is  air conditioned-heated. Cart 15 can travel off road on the sand as well…

Meet April Everton-Nationally Registered EMT-Volunteering with the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad

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Give a shoutout to Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Volunteer EMT April Everton. After completing EMT training through the City of Virginia Beach Department of EMS, April started volunteering with Virginia Beach EMS in 2016 and currently responds to 911 emergency medical and trauma calls for help with Rescue Stations 8/14. She currently works as an…

Meet Heather McCannon-Virginia Beach EMS Public Safety Analyst

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The Virginia Beach Department of EMS announced the hiring of Heather McCannon as the departments new Public Safety Analyst. Heather previously worked as a crime analyst for the City of Norfolk Police Department. As an analyst, she was responsible for analyzing data, performing statistical analysis, and identifying patterns/trends to assist with directing, maintaining, and improving organizational functions….

VA Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads-German Paramedic Exchange Students Ride With VA Beach EMS

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During the September 2017 VA Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads Conference-Convention in Virginia Beach, the Associations Paramedic Exchange Program with our medic counterparts in Kassel, Germany were able to spend a few days riding with the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach. The VA Beach EMS Department arranged for multiple ride alongs on VA Beach EMS…