Awards

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Each year, WEREMS is proud to participate in the New York State EMS Annual Awards. Applications for individual or team achievement awards shall be based on a pattern of activities that have culminated in a significant improvement of Emergency Medical Services in the community. Applications for individual or team heroism shall be based on a single unusual event that was beyond ordinary duty. All nominees, in both achievement and heroism categories, must be affiliated with a NYS EMS agency.

2016 Vital Signs Service Award Recipients:

Harriet C Weber EMS Leadership Award
Emily Rowles
Paramedic

Physician of Excellence
Kaori Tanaka
MD

Youth Provider of the Year
Christian Benning
Explorer

EMS Agency of the Year
Lakeview Volunteer Fire Department

Registered Professional Nurse of Excellence
Elizabeth Gray
RN

EMS Educator of Excellence
Amy Shephard
EMT

Advanced Life Support Provider of the Year
Barry True
Paramedic

Basic Life Support Provider of the Year
Ron Durcholz
EMT

Excellence in EMS Quality and Safety
Nicholas Pikul
Advanced EMT