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EMS Recognition Awards 2016

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Alameda County EMS is a high performance EMS system located in the Bay Area of Northern California.There are over 140,000 9-1-1 call each year in the system.
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The Alameda County Emergency Medical Services Agency is hosting the County’s annual EMS Recognition Event. Our event is scheduled for Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm at the “Casa Real” venue in Pleasanton. The goal of the event is to recognize our EMS champions and outstanding colleagues who have demonstrated exemplary skill as a prehospital provider, leveraged significant improvements in the EMS system and / or conducted themselves as leadership role models in our EMS community. Continue Reading…

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EMS Recognition Awards Banquet

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Alameda County EMS is a high performance EMS system located in the Bay Area of Northern California.There are over 140,000 9-1-1 call each year in the system.
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EMS Banquet Nominations

Alameda County Emergency Medical Services Agency is hosting its annual EMS banquet luncheon to honor emergency medical services personnel for their hard work and dedication to the communities they serve. This could be your partner, a nurse or doctor from a hospital, or a private citizen that has taken on a special interest relating to EMS.  This years’ celebration luncheon will be Wednesday, October 14th. See the EMS website for more information— www.alcoems.org

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Paramedic Heroics

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It isn’t often we get to take the time to recognize a crew for truly heroic actions in saving a life – let alone the lives of an entire family.  Below are the details of an incident directly reported and written by one of the Paramedics Plus crew members involved, paramedic Rebecca Foster. Ironically, this incident occurred on Father’s Day – which, under other circumstances, could have turned out very differently for this family of four.

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