Posts Tagged: volunteers

Doctor Cliff Cutchins, Welcome Aboard the VA Beach EMS Duty Physician (EDP) program.

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Dr. Cutchins began his path in emergency medical prehospital care directly out of high school, joining the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, more commonly known in the Virginia Beach EMS system as, Rescue 8/14. Early in his volunteer career with the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad, Cliff earned his EMT basic certification and quickly moved up…

Dr. Amir Louka, Welcome To The VA Beach EMS Duty Physician (EDP) Program

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“The VA Beach EMS Duty Physician program provides an opportunity for direct physician involvement in the full range of minute-to-minute pre-hospital operations. EDPs are licensed physicians who possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to also function as EMS providers. They bring the full depth of a medical school education, a residency, and a comprehensive set…

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…