Archive for December, 2014

New Manheim Station Closer to Reality

New Manheim Station Closer to Reality

Pictured at the location for the new Northwest EMS building and the new Manheim borough police station are (from left) Scot Funk, Manheim mayor;  Chief Joe Stauffer, borough police; Lori Shenk, Northwest EMS community outreach manager;  and Mark Stivers, borough manager.

Northwest EMS has taken on a joint building project with Manheim borough to develop a 3.5+ acre parcel of property upon which Northwest will build a new EMS station and the borough will build a new police station.

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Young Supporters Give Us a Generous Donation

Young Supporters Give Us a Generous Donation

Morgan and Owen Wisniewski present their donation to NWEMS crew member Beth Mensch.

The Northwest EMS station received a surprise visit at its Manheim station from two of our very youngest supporters. Six-year-old Morgan Wisniewski and her 5-year-old brother, Owen, stopped by the station Monday afternoon to say thank you to the crews and to make a donation.

They gave NWEMS $25 earned from helping mom around the house, and presented the crew with the money and a hand-made thank-you ...

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Special Care for Your Precious Children

Special Care for Your Precious Children

Northwest EMS has achieved master-level recognition in Pennsylvania’s EMS for Children Project (EMSC).  The EMS for Children Project is a voluntary multi-phase recognition program for EMS agencies wishing to demonstrate their commitment to excellence in pediatric care.  The program is administered as a collaborative effort between the Pennsylvania Department of Health – Bureau of EMS, the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council (PEHSC) and other partners as part of a federal grant.

Achievement of the master-level recognition was a four-part process ...

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