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2020 EMS Calls
Jan 95
Feb 76
Mar 79
Apr 59
May 72
June
July
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 381

2020 Fire Calls
Jan 28
Feb 23
Mar 17
Apr 21
May
June
July
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 89

Past Responses
Year EMS Fire
2019 1077 87
2018 919 345
2017 883 -
2016 787 -
2015 808 -
2014 738 -
2013 549 -
2012 655 -
2011 590 -
2010 517 -
Total   432

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12135 Charles Street, La Plata, Maryland 20646  (301) 392-0050

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Volunteers practicing skills to stay sharp

 

DVEMS Future EMT(s)

 

Life Member Harry Wheatley with President Robin Windsor

Mr. Wheatley Says Hello and Stop by for a visit sometime

Farewell Old-158 .. You have served the community well.

Ambulance 158 at Sunset


Thank you to Dive Team Co. 13

DVEMS Drill night

With a little help from our youngest-future member.

Drill for our newest child restraint system.

 


Members of EMS Company 3 provide a hands on demonstration of the LUCAS™ Chest Compression System it is a safe and efficient tool that standardizes chest compressions in accordance with the latest scientific guidelines. It provides the same quality for all patients and over time, independent of transport conditions, rescuer fatigue, or variability in the experience level of the caregiver. By doing this, it frees up rescuers to focus on other life-saving tasks and creates new rescue opportunities.

We are currently raising funds to acquire this tool for our community. If you would like to make a donation, please contact us.

 

In late 2015 we acquired a new 4X4 ambulance.

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No Caption Occupied Vehicle Swept Away in Flooded Roadway

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, July 07

This was a very busy night for all fire, EMS, 911 Centers and Law Enforcement across the region. At 1:22 a.m. in Hughesville, just as the calls for service seemed to slow down SHA reported to Charles County 911 they saw a vehicle attempt to drive through rushing water on Brandywine Road at Swanson Creek. Fire/EMS units including "Swift Water Technicians" and assets from Charles, Prince George's, Calvert, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Va. EMS Crews Now Using Portable Ultrasound Devices

EMS World, December 27

Between the scene of an accident or emergency, Newport News medics now can get a view that can shave valuable seconds off of response and treatment—a view inside a patient’s chest and abdomen.

For about three months, the department has been using portable ultrasound devices to check organs and look for internal bleeding in a patient after they’ve been in some sort of traumatic accident, like a car ... (Full Story)


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Generation New Firefighter – The 2/20 Syndrome

Firehouse.com, December 27

Every department has at least one person, if not more, that has been on the job for two years and they think and act like they have been on the job for 20 years (thus, 2/20). Take it a step further; many departments also have 3/30 personnel, 4/40 personnel, etc. It is not too difficult to spot those folks; they are the ones that think they know it all and their way is the best way. One of the firefighters ... (Full Story)


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From the Officer's Desk: Five Business Priorities

November 29

After the swearing in, badge pinning, and pictures with family and friends, the newly promoted EMS officer must begin fulfilling their role. Having a clear plan will help them stay on track and not lose sight of essential activities critical to success.

The following five business priorities are designed to assist in deciding what to do next. They are the foundation to key organizational activities ... (Full Story & Photos)

http://www.ccvfireems.org/apps/public/news/newsView.cfm?News_ID=391
http://www.ccvfireems.org/apps/public/news/newsView.cfm?News_ID=391

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No Caption Volunteer Fire and EMS Departments Assist Charles County Fair Board

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, November 23

This morning at 9:00 a.m. 49 volunteer fire/EMS department members arrived at the Charles County Fair Ground to offer a hand installing Christmas lights throughout the exterior of the fair ground buildings in preparation for the Kris Kringle Christmas Market. This event was a lot of fun, a chance for members from other departments to chat with each other while completing the mission. Please see the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Dentsville Volunteer EMS, Fire and Auxiliary
12135 Charles Street
P.O. Box 109
La Plata, MD 20646
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