Posts By: Bobby Hill

Do You Have Your Tickets To The VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad 44th Annual Oyster Roast-March 8th, 2020?

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Hey everyone, still time to buy your tickets for the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad 44th Annual Oyster Roast, scheduled for Saturday, March 8th, 2020 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. This event has been going on for 44 years, so you can be sure the food will be awesome, the music will have you…

Support Team Volunteers Staff Critical Behind The Scene Rescue Squad Positions

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Did you know, over 100 men and women volunteer in support-administrative positions with the Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach? People like Kempsville Rescue Squad “support team” volunteer, Denny Stewart, fill vital internal roles in the rescue squads and Virginia Beach EMS, allowing operational “on the street volunteer EMT-Medics” to focus on responding to the emergency…

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…