ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – To foster pride and better align ranking structure with other first responders, Albuquerque Ambulance Service is hosting a formal pinning ceremony on Friday, December 11. Existing emergency medical technicians (EMT) and paramedics will receive new badges during the celebration.
Members of the media are invited to attend the following event:
WHAT: Albuquerque Ambulance Service Badge and Rank Pinning Ceremony
WHO: Speakers include:
Jim Hinton, president and CEO, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Gordon Eden, chief, Albuquerque Police Department
Kurt Krumperman, chief, Albuquerque Ambulance Service
Charles Schroeder, EMS program manager, NM EMS Bureau
Presbyterian Healthcare Services employees along with representatives from Bernalillo County Fire Department and Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office will join more than 60 EMTs and paramedics, their families and their friends for this event.
WHERE: Presbyterian Rev. Hugh Cooper Administrative Center
9521 San Mateo Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(North of Alameda on San Mateo)
WHEN: Friday, December 11, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. – Light refreshments to follow
About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. Presbyterian is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately 11,000 employees.