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Emergency Medical Services Strives to Keep Up with Demand and New Technology

For over thirty-three years, the Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department has provided basic pre-hospital care, as well as advanced life support (ALS) to the citizens and residents of our County. As the population of the County has increased, so has our demand for pre-hospital medical care, and the growth of our emergency […]

Volunteer Paramedic Ambulance 849 Placed In Service

BY: Barry Johnson, Laurel Volunteer Rescue Squad and Mark E. Brady, Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department On Monday February 22nd, the Laurel Volunteer Rescue Squad (LVRS) and the Prince George’s Fire and EMS Department (PGFD) placed its first all Volunteer Paramedic Ambulance in service. This Paramedic Ambulance, staffed by a paramedic and specially trained EMT-B, […]