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2017 Regional EMS Awards Program


Do you know someone who is an exemplary EMS provider, outstanding EMS administrator, dedicated emergency nurse or physician?   We're looking for the best of the best and we need your help!  Take a few moments to reflect on the many successes of your organization.  Are there people you should be recognizing?  We think there are!  Your mission is to find and nominate someone for a 2017 Regional EMS Award! 

This is a fantastic opportunity to honor those people in your region who excel in the EMS field.  Submit a Regional EMS Award nomination for one of the twelve categories either directly to ODEMSA or to your assigned ODEMSA Field Coordinator.  If your nomination is selected for a regional award, it will then be nominated for the statewide Governor's EMS Awards.  Contact ODEMSA for more information and be sure to submit your application by April 7, 2017.
Award Nomination Form

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REMINDER:  ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO ODEMSA ELECTRONICALLY.  Application Deadline is Friday, April 7, 2017 by 5:00pm.

To Download the 2017 ODEMSA Award Nomination Application Click Here 

Regional Award Overview
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Each year, Virginia's eleven (11) Regional EMS Councils recognize excellence in various areas of prehospital medical care with the presentation of individual and organizational achievement awards.  The Regional Councils conduct Regional EMS Awards programs, hold recognition ceremonies and publicize the regional winners in their communities.  This statewide regional recognition honors the exceptional contributions that members of Virginia's EMS system make in their communities and help them become more visible to the people they serve.
2016 Regional Award Winners

picnic signODEMSA is pleased to present the winners of our 2016 Regional EMS Awards Program.  Winners were honored at the ODEMSA Regional EMS Picnic and Awards Ceremony held at the Metro-Richmond Zoo,  August 6, 2016.

It was certainly inspiring to see so many amazing individuals and agencies, dedicated to providing the highest level of care in their communities, at the awards gathering.  "Winners are recognized, by their peers, for their exceptional contributions made to the Virginia EMS system.   The awards are a small token of appreciation for all they do to enhance prehospital patient care in the region", commented Executive Director Heidi Hooker, during the ceremony.   ODEMSA is proud to honor our EMS practitioners throughout the ODEMSA Region for providing the citizens within our boundaries and beyond high quality prehospital care.   We ask that you start thinking about your choices for the 2017 Awards Ceremonies.  Click "Read More" to see your 2016 winners !!  

Award Categories and Criteria