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DSHS Announces 2010 Emergency Medical Services Awards


News Release
November 24, 2010

The Texas Department of State Health Services presented its annual emergency medical services (EMS) and trauma awards last week. The following winners were recognized at an awards luncheon during the 2010 Texas EMS Conference in Austin.

  • EMS Public Information/Injury Prevention Award – Washington County EMS
  • EMS Citizen Award – Elijah Wandel, Fort Worth
  • EMS Educator Award – Joseph Hamilton, San Jacinto College
  • Designated Trauma Facility Award – JPS Health Network, Fort Worth
  • EMS Medical Director Award – Dr. Jeffrey Beeson, Fort Worth
  • Outstanding RAC Award – North Central Texas Trauma RAC, Dallas-Fort Worth
  • EMS Administrator Award – Kenneth Klein, Plano
  • EMS Air Medical Service Award – MCH CareStar, Odessa
  • EMS First Responder Award – Windcrest Volunteer Fire Department
  • Telecommunicator Award – Tojuana Escobar, Victoria
  • Private/Public Provider Award – Medstar EMS, Fort Worth
  • EMS Person Award – Kathleen Sallade-Karczewski, Bulverde-Spring Branch
  • Volunteer Provider – Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department
  • Journey of Excellence Award – Eric Epley, San Antonio


(News Media Contact: Chris Van Deusen, DSHS Assistant Press Officer, 512-458-7753.)

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