The 2020 Virginia Fall Firefighters & EMS Memorial Cancelled

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The Virginia Department of Fire Programs has reported that due to the impacts of COVID-19, the June 6th, 2020 Virginia Fallen Firefighters & EMS Memorial Service is cancelled.’ 2020 Honorees will be recognized at the 2021 Virginia Fallen Firefighters & EMS Memorial Service. Photo: Repost from Virginia Department of Fire Programs nike frees women cheap…

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Courthouse Rescue Squad Volunteer Paramedic Tyler Retel Accepts Career Paramedic Position With Virginia Beach EMS

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Tyler Retel began his EMS career in 2012 as an Emergency Medical Technician with the City of Virginia Beach. He was an active member with the Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue Squad until 2015. During this time, he served as the Training Lt. and as a Proctor at the Training Center. In the Fall of…

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Virginia Beach EMS Career-Volunteers Go Through N95 Mask Fit Test Update

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Virginia Beach EMS first responders are facing challenging times. We are operating at a higher level of caution during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The safety of our volunteer and career staff is crucial. We have seen an increase use of personal protective equipment, “PPE” while providing emergency medical care. Recently the Virginia Beach Department of EMS…

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Thank You Mission BBQ & VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation For Supporting The Volunteer Rescue Squads of VA Beach and VA Beach EMS During Difficult Times

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While Virginia Beach EMS career and volunteer first responders on are the street 24/7 responding to 911 EMS calls, The Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation working with conjunction with MISSION BBQ are providing low-contact lunches and dinners to our Virginia Beach EMS duty crews. Nike Air Force

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From Eastern Shore To Virginia Beach-Welcome Shelby Northam To Virginia Beach EMS

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Shelby Northam started her career as a first responder at the age of 14 with a small volunteer fire department on the eastern shore of Maryland. While in high school, she completed her training and graduated as a certified Firefighter/EMT, then proceeded to obtain her A-EMT. Shelby volunteered as an A-EMT for several years before…

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Congratulations Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue-Paramedic Mike Rifenburgh On Acceptance As A Career Medic With Virginia Beach EMS

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Mike Rifenburgh is a National Registry Paramedic (NRP) and Certified Medical Assistant (AAMA) who brings over 10 years of patient care experience from a diverse array of specialties. He began his career with the Department of Rheumatology at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Mike became an active member of the Children’s Emergency Response Team, medical branch, that…

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