EMS

November 5, 2019

EMT Semper: ‘My Love and Passion for Teaching Motivates Me’

MS Academy Instructor EMT Jozette Semper has been a member of the FDNY for 22 years. She became an instructor in 2005 and since then has […]
October 21, 2019

Instructor Ramos is Helping to Change Lives One Class at a Time

MS Academy Instructor Gilbert Ramos has served as an EMT in the FDNY since 2003. He became inspired to join our Department after September 11th because […]
October 15, 2019

Assistant Chief of EMS Alvin Suriel Makes History With New Rank

n this final day of Hispanic Heritage Month 2019, we caught up with FDNY Assistant Chief of EMS Alvin Suriel, the first Latino to be appointed […]
September 20, 2019

Paramedic Funaro Gives Back to His Former Programs

aramedic Bruce Funaro has been with the FDNY for 22 years. He served as an EMT for four years and was later promoted to his current […]
September 13, 2019

EMT Kira Betty Saves Lives, Teaches and Inspires

FDNY EMT Kira Betty has been serving in our Department since 1997 and she became an instructor at our Bureau of Training in 2008. We caught […]
September 4, 2019

For Haz-Tac Paramedic Sobiev, Working in EMS is a Calling

eing a Haz-Tac Paramedic is not an easy job, especially since our ‘Medics’ help to serve the largest city in the country seven days a week […]
September 2, 2019

FDNY Members Celebrate Carnival 2019

ime to celebrate Carnival 2019! Just before our members gathered on Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn to march in the West Indian Day Parade on Sept. 2, […]
August 21, 2019

Meet Our Chief of EMS Training

hief Cesar Escobar currently serves as our Chief of EMS Training. He started his EMS career in 1994 and has been dedicated to helping others in […]
August 20, 2019

Paramedic to Compete in World Championships in Thailand

t’s time to meet another FDNY member who is competing at the next level. Station 50 Paramedic Megan Pfeiffer was recently named to the USA National […]