Medical College of Georgia medical students get EMT training

...year at Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, this future doctor will be certified as an emergency medical technician.The medical school started a pilot program this summer with about 20 incoming students to put them through...

Matters of life and death

...became Burke County Coroner, Betty White was an emergency medical technician for the county's ambulance service. One...burn center nurse at Doctors Hospital, as an emergency medical technician for Burke County Ambulance Service and as an...

Medics battle burnout with stress counseling

...as Rural/Metro paramedic Wes Davidson and emergency medical technician Linda Sullivan tried to soothe the 22-year-old...pay* Paramedic: $21,700 to $25,700 Emergency medical technician: $19,400 to $23,000 *Pay varies depending...

Praises health-care delivery system, hits payment system

...worked, from the off-duty policeman who came to my aid and di-rected others in various tasks, to the emergency medical technician in the ambulance who did a fine job of keeping my spirits up, the emergency room personnel who administered...

Opinion columns
Mr. Hugh Henry

...County, was a retired barber. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a Baptist. He was a certified Emergency Medical Technician for Emanuel County Emergency Medical Service. Survivors include one daughter, Robin Sherrod, Hephzibah...

Lawsuit filed over city's overtime pay calculation for firefighter

...Since 2010, the fire department has required firefighters to obtain certification as either a paramedic or an emergency medical technician, and the city pays a stipend of $1,800 or $1,200, respectively, each year.Morris contends the city...

Rekindle Christmas spirit

...explained why I was there, and he immediately went to the man, helped him and called for medical assistance. An emergency medical technician and a firefighter came out of the fire station and started to treat his injury. At that point I saw that I...

Coroner's office seeks smooth running after overhaul

...location where property is found. Any items taken back to the office must be handed over by a deputy sheriff, an emergency medical technician or a family member.Someone must then sign off on the receipt, which is again signed by another person before...

Jane Rogers

...Rogers was a key part of the modernization of the Emergency Services in McDuffie County. Mrs. Rogers became an Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic Instructor, First Responder Instructor, and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Instructor for the...

Daniel Jenkins

...integrated Waynesboro High School in the 1960's. He was a graduate of Augusta Technical School and earned his Emergency Medical Technician Certification. He was one of the first African American in the U.S. and the first in Burke County to have...