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Unit Citation

The EMS Unit Citation recognizes acts of organizations, units, or specially constituted teams in providing emergency prehospital care or EMS system support activities under extreme circumstances.

The award is presented during the EMS Awards Program at the Annual Oregon EMS Conference.

2016

  • Gunnel Road MCI
  • Umpqua Community College MCI

2016 EMS Unit Citation Award
Gunnel Road MCI

Gunnel Road MCI

  • AMR: Kim Smith, Rusty Riis, Jeremiah Sayer, Court Gordon, Jay Therien, Ryan Phelan
  • RuralMetro Fire Department: Lance Shaw, Alex Vasillia, Austin Prince, Nathan Stiewig, Phil Turnball, Josh Clip, Codey Wilson
  • Rouge River Fire Department: Shawn Gallaher, Jeff Fitzgerald
  • Grants Pass Fire & Rescue: Tony Strckland, Brandon Rigaud, Randy Delonge, Marty Adamo, Daniel Cook, Vincent Ownbey
  • Grants Pass Department of Public Safety - 911 Center: Treva Aguinage, Tyler Johnson, Jackie Pulyer
  • Mercy Flights: Mike Ostrom, Sheri Colton, Joshua McCabe
2016 EMS Unit Citation Award
Umpqua Community College MCI

Umpqua Community College MCI

  • Douglas County Fire District 2: Russell Anderson, Melody Ballard, John Bay II, Ann Bierman, Tyler Bullock, Willie Caldwell, Juan Castenada, Jeff Cole, Josh Cook, Kyle Dage, Ryan Felker, Tonya Ferguson, Cameron Findlay, Brennen Fong, Lerry Gauer, Dwayne Gettys, Billy Gray, Mark Hernandez, George Herrold, Will Irwin, Roger Kennedy, Greg Marlar, Nolan McGinnis, Scott McKnight, Joe Melvin, Teresa Mutschler, Scott Page, John Perea, Doug Peterman, Colleen Powell, Max Randall, Scott Richardson, Ray Shoufler, Don Stanton, Aaron Thompson, Alex Thompson, Matt Torres, Danna Wafer, Tom Watts, Nick Wecks, Bob Wilkinson

Recent Years

2014
Highway 47 accident Banks Fire Department:
  • Capt. Mark Hornshuh - Paramedic
  • Ltn. David Senz - EMT
  • LTN. Scott Coussens - Paramedic, FF Jake Wren - First Responder
  • FF Devin Waddington - EMT
  • FF Jeremy Sennett - First Responder
  • FF Jason Clink - EMT
  • FF Kyle Douglas - EMT
Ash Grove Cement Accident Ash Grove Vement EMR team
  • Travis Young
  • Rich Stout
  • Steve Unger
  • Luke Folke
  • Chris Barrett
  • Rick Bulow
  • Josh Frisboes
  • Pat Flanagan and Chuck Staten

Baker City Fire/Rescue:

  • Don Taggert - Paramedic
  • Tom Everson - EMT-Intermediate and Travis Fields - Paramedic

LifeFlight Network:

  • Chris Eledge - RN
  • CFRN
  • Eric Kincaid - Paramedic
  • CCParamedic and Evan Wagenaar - Pilot
Astoria Public Works Accident

Astoria Fire Department:

  • Lt. Bob Johnson - Paramedic
  • Levi Hammond - Advanced EMT
  • Beau Santjer - Advanced EMT
  • Tom Jaworski - EMT and Mark Truax - EMT

Astoria Public Works:

  • Brett Stevens
  • Brook Brenden and Chuck Higgins

Medix Ambulance:

  • Robin Scholtz - Paramedic
  • Jeremy MacDonald - EMT
Unit Citation Medal

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