National EMS Week, See A Helicopter Up Close & Meet Your Local EMS Heroes
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – If you’ve ever wanted to meet a helicopter Flight-Medic, here’s your chance!
May 16th marks the beginning of National EMS Week. It’s a week set aside to pay tribute to the hard-working men and women who dedicate their lives to responding to calls for help, treat sick and injured patients at the scenes of emergencies and provide high-quality medical care on the way to the hospital. 24 hours a day/7 days a week, EMS answers your calls for help.
As part of the festivities for this week, TriStar SkyLife will be landing next to the EMS station in Springfield (1305 Hill St.) on Thursday and will be on display from 12 pm-3 pm. Feel free to stop by and say hello to the crew and check out the helicopter!”
According to Robertson County Emergency Medical Services, they answered over 10,000 calls for assistance last year, in the midst of a global pandemic. Thank you to each and every Critical Care Paramedic, Paramedic and AEMT at RCEMS. Your daily dedication to your community and to your patients is greatly appreciated
When you see EMS crews out and about this week, be sure to wave or say hi!
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