Massachusetts celebrated National EMS Week on Wednesday with a "Convoy of Champions," an ambulance caravan that ended up in Fenway Park.
Author George W. Contreras salutes EMS personnel during EMS Week and the COVID-19 pandemic.
The National EMS Moment of Silence will be observed on Saturday, May 16, at 6 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
EMS Week dedicates each weekday to specific themes under the Ready Today. Preparing for Tomorrow. umbrella.
“I don’t know that there has ever been a more defining time to recognize the service and sacrifice of those in EMS as there is right now."
Preparations for the 2020 National EMS Memorial Weekend of Honor are underway in Maryland.