Pictured from L to R: Barbara Roth, Michele Lanan, Carolyn Nordstrom, Alina Downer
Emergency Medical Technicians at Portal Rescue handle about 50 calls a year. After completing the 130 hour EMT Basic course, all EMTs receive continuing education and must complete a 24-hour refresher every two years. In addition, monthly meetings provide ongoing in-house training.
If you are interested in volunteering to be an EMT, contact Jackie Lewis at 520-558-2287 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We currently have seven EMTs:
Alina Downer – EMS Chief
Cochise College offers an EMT program. Check it out here: https://www.cochise.edu/emt/