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2017 Western Virginia EMS Council Regional Award Recipients

The Western Virginia Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Council, Inc. paid tribute to its regional EMS personnel for their selfless acts of service at the council's annual awards ceremony, May 23, at the American Legion, Salem, VA.  Regional award winners were nominated by thier peers for thir high level of achievments in the EMS field.  

Recipients of this year's regional awards will have the chance to compete for the prestigious 2017 Governor's EMS Awards, which will be announced at the Virginia EMS Symposium's Annual Awards Ceremony, November 12 in Norfolk.  

This Years Recipients:

  • Excellence in EMS - Daryl Hatcher, Franklin County Public Safety
  • Outstanding EMS Administrator - Chris Eyestone, Virginia Tech Rescue Squad
  • Outstanding EMS Agency - Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad
  • Outstanding Contribution to EMS Prepardness and Response - Marci Stone, Roanoke Fire and EMS
  • Nurse with Outstanding Contribution to EMS - Andrea "Andi" Wright, Carilion Roanoke Memorial
  • Outstanding Prehospital Educator - Mike Garnett, Western Virginia EMS Council
  • Outstanding EMS Provider - Lois Whitlow, Bassett Volunteer Rescue Squad
  • Outstanding Contribution to EMS by a Physician (Dr. Cheryl B. Hass Award) - Michael Saccocci, DO, HCA Virginia, Lewis Gale Salem
  • Outstanding EMS Telecommunications Dispatcher - Donna Brown, Executive Director, New River Valley 911
  • Outstanding Contribution to EMS for Children - James Keith Blankenship, Carilion Clinic

Special Recognition:

Benny Summerlin Award for Service to Local Government - Kenneth Neal Turner, Montgomery County Emergency Services

 

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