Posts Tagged: emt

Meet Kelsey, An Engineer By Career Choice and Virginia Beach Volunteer EMS Life Saver By Personal Choice

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Kelsey Lai, works as an Engineer-Supplier Surveillance at the Newport News Shipyard and in her off time, she volunteers with the Plaza Rescue Squad as a National Registered EMT, where she responds to 911 EMS trauma and medical calls for help. Recently, Kelsey was recognized by Jennifer Boykin, president of Newport News Shipbuilding in their…

Congratulations Ellen McBride 2019 Recipient Virginia Gilpin Distinguished Service Award

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Repost VBRS Foundation June 18th 2020-Virginia Beach – Ellen McBride is awarded the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation’s 2019 Virginia Gilpin Distinguished Service Award. She will be presented the award at the organization’s Annual Leadership Dinner at a date to be determined.  This prestigious annual award is presented to an honoree whose outstanding actions and…

Its National Flag Day and A Salute To Our Nations Flag

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June 14th is National Flag Day and we salute our nations flag along with a look back to 2009 & Senior Chief-Master at Arms, Alex Hebert, standing with the American flag in Afghanistan. For several years, Senior Chief, Alex Hebert volunteered with the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad responding to medical and trauma calls for help….

Meet Virginia Beach EMS Career Medic Dylan LaMontia.

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Our final new Paramedic is Dylan LaMontia. He is proud to be joining Virginia Beach EMS as a paramedic. His volunteer and career history span 17 years and cover a wide range of emergency service disciplines. In 2003, Dylan became a firefighter and emergency medical responder. Shortly after achieving his EMR, he earned his emergency…

Welcome Shelby Northam-Virginia Beach EMS Career Medic

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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…