NEW ORLEANS, LA--Tomorrow, the City of New Orleans Emergency Medical Services will receive the 2012 Dick Ferneau Paid EMS Service of the Year Award at the EMS World Expo. This annual award is given to one EMS service that excels not only in outstanding patient care, but embraces the latest science in pre-hospital medicine, community education, and has unique capabilities such as a tactical medic division, swift water rescue, urban search & rescue medics, and bicycle medics.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu will provide the opening remarks at the conference, and awards will be presented immediately following.
WHO: Mayor Mitch Landrieu
Dr. Jeff Elder, Director of New Orleans EMS
WHEN: Wednesday, October 31, 2012
WHAT: National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians
awarding City of New Orleans Emergency Medical Services
the 2012 Dick Ferneau Paid EMS Service of the Year Award.
WHERE: Morial Convention Center
Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom
900 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans , LA 70130