Charles County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association

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CCVFA/CCAEMS Executive Meeting

03/12/2018
CCVFA Monthly Meeting

03/15/2018
Board of Fire Rescue Commission

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County Chief's Meeting

03/26/2018
Southern MD Volunteer Firemen's Association Meeting

04/09/2018
CCAEMS Monthly Meeting


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2016 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 679 1169
Feb 516 1178
Mar 692 1357
Apr 696 1227
May 592 1254
Jun 693 1175
Jul 705 1303
Aug 669 1319
Sep 713 1278
Oct 660 1265
Nov 692 1140
Dec 714 1354
Total 8021 15019

2017 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 628 1311
Feb 555 1247
Mar 804 1299
Apr 607 1243
May 629 1326
Jun 525 1367
Jul 670 1290
Aug 767 1243
Sep 529 1299
Oct 750 1262
Nov 645 1256
Dec 680 1315
Total 7789 15458

2015 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 612 1218
Feb 703 1078
Mar 678 1238
Apr 712 1181
May 744 1311
Jun 785 1227
Jul 609 1292
Aug 752 1263
Sep 634 1221
Oct 736 1151
Nov 711 1144
Dec 626 1190
Total 8302 14514

2018 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 753 1452
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High School Cadet Video Now LIVE

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, June 04

Click on the video icon and let us know what you think, more videos are in production... (Full Story)


 
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SAFER Tuition Application Period OPEN

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, March 01

Maryland Fire Service Leaders-

I hope this finds you well. I wanted to reach out and let everyone know that the application period for the SAFER Tuition Assistance & Reimbursement Program period for the Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 semesters is NOW OPEN.

Attached you will find all the documents required for anyone to submit- an application, an affidavit, and a contract. You will also find a guidelines ... (Full Story)


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Fire and EMS Provided Extraordinary Successful Life Saving Measures

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, February 20

On Saturday February 17th, Ambulance 518, Paramedic Ambulance 517, EMS Utility 51, EMS Chief 51A, and the La Plata VFD responded to a residence in La Plata for a reported cardiac arrest.

After a few minutes of high quality CPR and three shocks, the patient regained a pulse and was transported to Southern Maryland Hospital Center.

We received notification today that the patient is alive and is making ... (Full Story)


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DC Firefighters Burn Foundation Hockey Tournament at the Gardens Ice House in Laurel, MD on April 6th - April 8th

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, January 30

Join in on the fun of playing or watching the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation Hockey Tournament at the Gardens Ice House in Laurel, MD on April 6th - April 8th. The Proceeds of the Tournament fundraiser supports the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation!

The main event begins on Saturday April 7th at 7pm. We are selling ads for this year's tournament program book, and are asking all interested to purchase ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Flu Season Causing Overcrowding in Maryland Hospital Emergency Rooms

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, January 26

Maryland hospitals emergency departments are experiencing a major increase in the number of patients, the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS) announced today. Representatives from Emergency Medical Services (EMS) programs, hospital Emergency Departments, and local health departments are monitoring patient volumes at area hospital emergency departments. A hospital Emergency ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Free Training - Human Trafficking Awareness

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, January 16

On Thursday, January 18, 2018, from 7 - 9 p.m., the CCSO, the Department of Homeland Security, and Shared Hope International will be hosting a Human Trafficking Awareness Forum at the Hilton Garden Inn - Waldorf, 10385 O'Donnell Place, Waldorf, MD 20603. Jessa Dillow Crisp, a survivor of human trafficking, will present her experience, and Ray Mollers of the Department of Homeland Security's Blue Campaign, ... (Full Story)


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EMS 2018 Winterfest Conference

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, January 10

"Talbot County Winterfest Committee is pleased to share the Winterfest Conference 2018 brochure with all EMS, Fire and Rescue professionals across Maryland. The attached brochure includes conference and pre-conference information, hotel and directions to the NEW location in Easton, and registration forms. Please come join us for the 21st Annual Winterfest Conference"... (Full Story)


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Charles County Volunteers Respond to Numerous Chimney Fires

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, January 07

As the Charles County Volunteer Fire and EMS Departments work each and everyday providing the very best service delivery to our citizens, we have responded to numerous "chimney fires" in wood stoves and/or chimney flues. We ask everyone to use extreme caution in "overloading" your chimney with pellets/wood as this fire load could and has begun fires throughout the county. In addition to the potential ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Indian Head Volunteer Fire and EMS Department Announce Passing of Auxiliary Member

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, December 23

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that the Officers and members of the Indian Head Vol. Fire Department and Rescue Squad Inc. and the Auxiliary announce the passing of Auxiliary Past President Mary Lee Smith. Mary Lee lost her hard fought battle with cancer on Thursday, December 21 at 4:50 PM at home surrounded by her family. Mary lee served as part of the auxiliary for 32 years and was the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Volunteer Fire and EMS Departments Support Christmas Connection

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, December 22

Once again the Charles County Volunteer Fire and EMS Departments have stepped up to assist our "senior population" in our county by partnering with the Department of Community Services in the "Adopt-a-Senior" Program. Our departments have purchased holiday meals for over 50 seniors, arranged baskets for delivery to these seniors throughout this weekend. Pictured is High School Cadet Bethany Dearing, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Opioid Management | Case Study Discussion

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, December 18

Please review the Department of Emergency Medical Services panel discussion on the Opioid Pandemic in Charles County... (Full Story)


 
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Newburg VRS&FD Announce Passing of Chaplain John Henry Thomas (UPDATE)

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, December 12

It is with heavy hearts that our department announces the passing of Life Member, Past Vice President, and Past Chaplain John Henry Thomas (pictured middle). John Henry has faithfully served our department for 28 years, holding many positions as previously listed, in addition to being a Board of Directors member, serving as the Charles County Association of EMS Chaplain, and has received many awards, ... (Full Story)


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Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, December 07

At 3:30 this afternoon, Waldorf Volunteers and surrounding departments responded to a "reported house fire" on Lucy Drive in Pinefield. E32 arrived/reported a detached shed to rear of the address. E32/T3 put the fire out in minutes, Command (PG B7) holding Co.3. No injuries! Fire Marshal's Office on scene to investigate..... (Full Story & Photos)

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