Stories tagged with: EMS

February 5, 2015 - 6:44pm
15 weeks 5 days ago

Each month Genisis Hospital honors one EMS or Fire Department with the fastest response time to a heart attack, with an award ceremony called a STEMI, which stands for SegmenT Elevation Myocardial Infarction.

Early January 62-year-old Gary Norris was traveling on U.S. Route 40 when he began experiencing severe chest pains. He pulled over to the side of the road and notified his daughter who called 911. New Concord Fire Department and Paramedics responded on the scene.

"Very...

March 15, 2014 - 3:28pm
1 year 10 weeks ago

The Dave Nutter Memorial Emergency Service Conference took place on Saturday at the Genesis Healthplex on Maple Avenue.

This is the second time, the late Dave Nutter is being remembered by EMS staff. Nutter was an EMS Liason for the hospital from 2002 to 2010 before passing away from a brain tumor. His family and career predecessor were at the event to remember their loved one.

" David was really well regarded by people and he had a lot of people that respected him and...

October 5, 2013 - 6:52pm
1 year 33 weeks ago

On Saturday Afternoon, a New York woman was injured after her car overturned, leaving her trapped at a rest stop on Interstate 70.

According to the Zanesville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, shortly after 3 p.m., Lynda Weaver, 63 was traveling westbound on I-70 near mile marker 161 when she went off the right side of the road.

"She was attempting to pull into the rest area," said Sergeant, Melanie Appleman. she hit some embankments, some rocks and then overturned...

May 24, 2013 - 5:12pm
2 years 2 days ago

The Community Ambulance Service in Zanesville held its annual cook out on Friday in honor of EMS Week.

"EMS week is celebrated every May, it's normally the third week in May. It's just our time to show our appreciation to our crews and all their hard work. Ambulate drivers, our couriers, dispatchers and all they do," said Mandi Cornett, Marketing Representative for Community Ambulance.

The Community Ambulance crew invited the Zanesville Fire Department, the Zanesville...

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