Posts Tagged: emt

Congratulations Virginia Beach EMS Brigade Chief Brett Johnson

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Brigade Chief Brett Johnson is a Virginia Beach native and began her career with Virginia Beach EMS in 2006 as a volunteer with the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad upon completing high school at Cape Henry Collegiate. While attending Virginia Tech, Chief Johnson continued volunteering her time with the VBVRS and served in many leadership…

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…

Congratulations Catherine Walker-VA Beach EMS Career Medic

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Catherine Walker has lived in the Hampton Roads area since her junior year of high school. Her fascination with EMS began after her first observer shift with the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad in 2015. Catherine proceeded to acquire her EMT-B through the City’s BLS Academy and has since become a Paramedic to continue her…

Chesapeake Beach Rescue Squad Adds An Additional Ambulance

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Earlier in 2020, the Chesapeake Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad added a third advanced life support ambulances to their fleet. “We had the privilege of placing our third ambulance into service last night. It’s the first time in the past few years that we have had three ambulances in our fleet. This newest addition will allow…