EMS Professionals Recognized for Excellence

Meritus Health recently presented its EMS Excellence in Care 2013 awards to providers at Community Rescue Services in Hagerstown. Meritus Health trauma and emergency services staff recognized awardees with certificates and polo shirts.

Pictured, from left, are Meritus Health's Trauma and Emergency Services Manager Susie Burleson; CRS members Drew Dehaven, EMTB, Jonas Zeigler, Paramedic and Captain Dennis Browne, Paramedic; and Meritus Health's Kelly Llewellyn.

Nominations for the awards were made by doctors and fellow EMS providers. The team of CRS first responders was recognized for initiating lifesaving measures for a trauma arrest patient which resulted in positive resuscitation efforts.