Daily Archives: May 16, 2019

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Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad Announces Full-Time Paramedic/AEMT-CC Position

The Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad Inc. (OVRS) is seeking candidates for the full-time position of paramedic/AEMT-CC. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue provides emergency 911 services to the City of Ogdensburg and its surrounding rural areas. It also provides transport from local hospitals to higher level care hospitals upon request. The rescue squad […]

ems memorial dedication

EMS Memorial Dedication to be Held May 21st

An EMS Memorial Dedication will be held Tuesday, May 21st, at the Empire State Plaza in Albany. This annual ceremony honors fallen Emergency Medical Service providers from across New York State. Those being remembered this year are: William Ryan, Bay Community VAC Joeddy E. Friszell, FDNY EMS Felipe A. Torre, […]

ems on tour tool kit

Now Available: “EMS on Tour” Tool Kit

In a previous Director’s Newsletter, I mentioned that “EMS on Tour” Day will be observed statewide on Sunday, May 19th. Now, as we get closer to that date, I’m happy to pass along an EMS on Tour tool kit from the NYS Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. As a reminder, […]