FDNY EMS

October 15, 2021

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Spotlight on Paramedic Lizeth Brooks

Our recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month 2021 continues today with a spotlight on Station 43 Paramedic Lizeth Brooks. “I was born in Ecuador and I moved […]
May 3, 2021

Staten Island EMT Frank Dades Gives Back to His Home Borough

Meet Emergency Medical Technician Frank Dades from Station 23 in Staten Island. Dades joined the FDNY in 2018 and is approaching his third year with the […]
January 18, 2021

FDNY Members Continue Dr. King’s Legacy

The FDNY is joining millions today to honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a man who fought tirelessly for racial equality […]
November 9, 2019

FDNY High School Alumna Becomes a History Maker

When she graduated from our Academy on November 8, 2019, FDNY Probationary Paramedic Arallia Scullark marked a spot in history as the first FDNY Captain Vernon […]
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 […]
March 31, 2019

Haz-Tac Captain Makes FDNY History

e couldn’t let Women’s History Month 2019 end without introducing you to another FDNY history maker. Meet Captain Natalia Polunin, the first woman to ascend to […]
February 14, 2019

EMS Husband and Wife Talk About ‘Real Love’

oday, we’re throwing it back to October 2001 when FDNY EMS Deputy Chief Horace Williams and Captain Tawana Williams, then Paramedics, went on their first date. […]
January 24, 2019

FDNY High School Alum Marks a Spot in History With New Rank

January 23, 2019 will always be a special day for Paramedic Denzel Adonis. When he walked across the stage during his graduation ceremony in Brooklyn that […]
December 12, 2018

Haz-Tac Paramedic Celebrates 30 Years of Service

hen FDNY Station 16 Haz-Tac Paramedic Chauncey “CJ” Johnson took the oath as an Emergency Medical Technician in 1988, he made history in his family by […]