Posts Tagged: firefighter paramedic

“Without my 8 years in Virginia Beach EMS, I would never have been brave enough to go to New York.” Marie Boyd-EMT

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In June, 2020, the Virginian Pilot started a series,“The Essentials,” depicting the stories of the workers on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis. Marie Boyd, a former volunteer with the Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach shared her story about working on the front lines of the COVID19 Pandemic in New York City. “Without my…

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…

VA Beach Emergency Medical Services Announced Promotion of Captain Christi Budy To Brigade Chief

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Christi Budy, while earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, began her career in Emergency Medical Services as a volunteer EMT with Radford University Emergency Medical Services, more commonly known in the arena of EMS care as RUEMS. During this time frame, Christi would return to her home to Virginia Beach and run ambulance…