Region IV Awards
Every year, the Region comes together to recognize individuals and/or groups, regardless of type of incident, event, time of event or outcome, who have made beneficial contributions to the Region IV EMS System. We recognize those individuals who are striving daily to improve the delivery of pre-hospital care.
18th Annual Region IV Awards
You are cordially invited to attend the Eighteenth Annual Region IV Awards Ceremony November 8, 2018 at the American Legion Post 440, 295 California Street, Newton, MA. Cocktails will begin at 6:00 pm and dinner at 7:15 pm.
Tickets may be purchased for $40 per ticket by emailing me email@example.com. The deadline to order tickets is Thursday, November 1st.
Should you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to contact Region IV Administrative Assistant Betty Ericksen.
Award categories are as follows:
EMS First Responder Award is presented to an individual acting in the capacity of an EMS First Responder who performs meritorious service above and beyond the expectations of the profession. (i.e. police, fire, lifeguard).
BLS Provider Award is presented to an individual functioning in the capacity of an EMT-Basic who performs meritorious service above and beyond the expectations of the profession.
ALS Provider Award is presented to an individual functioning in the capacity of an EMT-Advanced or Paramedic who performs meritorious service above and beyond the expectations of the profession.
EMS Educator Award is presented to an EMS Instructor who is dedicated to quality instruction and promoting the best in pre-hospital care or has made an outstanding contribution to EMS education within Region IV.
EMS Leader Award is presented to an individual EMS administrator who has become a leader in EMS and serves as a role model for other EMS administrators throughout the region.
EMS Nurse Award is presented to a nurse who has contributed in a significant way to the development of EMS skills, efforts and education within the region.
EMS Physician Award is presented to a physician who exemplifies leadership and dedication to EMS systems and, through his or her efforts, has significantly promoted EMS within the region.
Telecommunicator Award is presented to any Telecommunicator who performs meritorious service above and beyond the expectations of the profession.
Outstanding Team Response Award is presented to any team of responders who demonstrate a professional and highly team-oriented approach to patient care during an extremely severe medical emergency.
Innovation Award is presented to an individual or group who has shown innovative thinking to address a problem that affects the EMS community.