Congratulations Ed O'Brien, Paramedic Supervisor of the Clifton Park Halfmoon EMS, for being named the PYX106 First Responder of the Month!
Read Ed's nomination:
Ed has 30+ years in EMS. Ed has been an instrumental instructor, mentor and friend to thousands of medical providers and paramedics over his career, Ed loves classic rock and always has interesting trivia and lyrics to tell, Ed always has a kind word, support and encouragement to offer and is the guy everyone relies on to get the job done. Ed uses humor and laughs to help brighten his patients days, Ed always has a joke or funny story at the ready. He owns a company that trains thousands of Doctors, Nurses and Paramedics CPR, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). We teach the ATV/UTV off road rescue course for EMS in the area, he is a legitimate role model for new medics, and helps train and teach them everything they don’t learn in paramedic school. He is they everyone of the helpers go for help. He has listened, given advise and council to hundreds of medics in need. Ed is that consummate profession we all try to be.