Jennifer Long

2017 Santa on the Air Program

Santa On The Air is dedicated to the memory of EMT-B William “Bill” Laws, a true Santa Claus to so many! During the holiday season, some children become especially concerned if EMS, Police, or Fire are dispatched. Santa On The Air began in 2004. For more information on the...

VBEMS Dedicates New Building

For the very first time in the history of the Virginia Beach Emergency Medical Services (VBEMS), the headquarters and training center are together under one roof. On Nov. 18th, EMS held a dedication ceremony to commemorate this important milestone at 4160 Virginia Beach Blvd., with tours of the facility...

VBEMS Receives 2017 Mission: Lifeline Gold EMS Award!

                On May 19, 2017, Virginia Beach EMS received the American Heart Association 2017 Mission: Lifeline GOLD EMS Recognition Award at the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition (VHAC) State Meeting in Lynchburg, Virginia. Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition recognizes EMS systems for their role...

Bye Bye, So Long, Farewell…

By Armand Rubbo Dear Brother and Sister Members, I started in this business in 1967. What was being a volunteer like “back then”? I started with a department outside Philadelphia. Big reason was, when the fire siren on the pole outside the high school went off, junior firemen could...

Ecuador Doctor Rides with VBEMS

Dr. Grace Coronel is 27 years old and she is from Guayaquil, Ecuador. She studied at the Medical School for 6 years and completed her internship for a year in several hospitals through rotations following that. “In my country, we are required to work for the government for a...

Chief Brazle Announces New EMS Captain

  Today, EMS Chief Brazle named Medic Brett Johnson to become the new EMS Captain. Brett is a Virginia Beach native and graduate of Cape Henry Collegiate. During her senior year in High School, she ran a few EMS Observer duties and, immediately upon graduating in 2006, joined the...

2017 Santa on the Air Program

Santa On The Air is dedicated to the memory of EMT-B William “Bill” Laws, a true Santa Claus to so many! During the holiday season, some children become especially concerned if EMS, Police, or Fire are dispatched. Santa On The Air began in 2004. For more information on the...

VBEMS Dedicates New Building

For the very first time in the history of the Virginia Beach Emergency Medical Services (VBEMS), the headquarters and training center are together under one roof. On Nov. 18th, EMS held a dedication ceremony to commemorate this important milestone at 4160 Virginia Beach Blvd., with tours of the facility...

VBEMS Receives 2017 Mission: Lifeline Gold EMS Award!

                On May 19, 2017, Virginia Beach EMS received the American Heart Association 2017 Mission: Lifeline GOLD EMS Recognition Award at the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition (VHAC) State Meeting in Lynchburg, Virginia. Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition recognizes EMS systems for their role...

Bye Bye, So Long, Farewell…

By Armand Rubbo Dear Brother and Sister Members, I started in this business in 1967. What was being a volunteer like “back then”? I started with a department outside Philadelphia. Big reason was, when the fire siren on the pole outside the high school went off, junior firemen could...

Ecuador Doctor Rides with VBEMS

Dr. Grace Coronel is 27 years old and she is from Guayaquil, Ecuador. She studied at the Medical School for 6 years and completed her internship for a year in several hospitals through rotations following that. “In my country, we are required to work for the government for a...

Chief Brazle Announces New EMS Captain

  Today, EMS Chief Brazle named Medic Brett Johnson to become the new EMS Captain. Brett is a Virginia Beach native and graduate of Cape Henry Collegiate. During her senior year in High School, she ran a few EMS Observer duties and, immediately upon graduating in 2006, joined the...