SCAS EMS Week thanks |

SCAS EMS Week thanks

Marc Burdick,director, Summit County Ambulance Service

On behalf of the staff of Summit County Ambulance Service (SCAS) I would like to thank the following individuals and businesses who supported Emergency Medical Services Week in Summit County through donations of goods and services raffled to SCAS employees. Through these generous gifts, we were able to recognize the invaluable service of the men and women of SCAS in serving the citizens and guests of Summit County. The theme of this year’s National EMS Week was “EMS: More Than a Job. A Calling.” Abbey’s Coffee – Frisco, Antler’s Liquor – Frisco, Log Cabin Caf – Frisco, Red Mountain Grille – Dillon, Ollie’s Pub & Grub – Frisco, The Boatyard – Frisco, Lakeside Bowl and Billiards – Dillon, Copper Mountain Resort, Food Hedz – Frisco, Spooners – Dillon, Cameez – Frisco, Jimmy John’s – Dillon, The Lost Cajun – Frisco, APEX Emergency Physicians and Dr. Marc Doucette, Empire Burger – Breckenridge, Pika Bagel – Frisco, Cuppa Joe – Breckenridge, Butterhorn Bakery – Frisco, Soups On – Breckenridge, Kenosha Steakhouse – Breckenridge, Lone Star Sports – Breckenridge, Bubba Gumps – Breckenridge, St. Anthony’s Summit Medical Center – Frisco, Heavenly Touch Massage and Heidi Maike, Town of Frisco Marina, Starbucks – Dillon, Bonfils and ABC/Qupe Winery in Santa Barbara, CA. Each year SCAS responds to nearly 4000 calls for service in Summit County. SCAS provides a broad scope of EMS services including 911 medical response, interfacility and critical care transport, hazardous materials and wildland fire medical response, search and rescue wilderness paramedic response, special events as well as a host of community outreach programs including public access defibrillation, injury prevention and CPR and First Aid classes. SCAS is solely funded by patient fees and health insurance reimbursement while functioning as an Enterprise Fund of Summit County Government. The 57 employees of SCAS thank the entire community for their ongoing support and look forward to continuing to provide the highest level of EMS Services every day to Summit County.

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