The Mineola Volunteer Ambulance Corps. was recently honored with several nominations at the 2013 Nassau Regional EMS Council Awards.
The members of the volunteer corps. were nominated by Chief Christopher Taylor.
Mineola received the following citations at the awards: EMS Agency of the Year – honorable mention Basic Life Support Provider of the Year – Kevin O'Donnell, honorable mention EMS Leadership Award – Donald Franz, honorable mention Communications Specialist of the Year – Neil Velasco, honorable mention
The winners in each of the categories is as follows: EMS Agency of the Year – Long Beach Fire Department Advanced Life Support Provider of the Year – Robert J. Spear, NCPD EAB Basic Life Support Provider of the Year – Jeremy Feintuch, Joshua Feintuch, Great Neck Vigilent Engine & Hook & Ladder Co., Inc. EMS Leadership Award – Gary Ferrucci, Nassau County EMS Academy EMS Educator of Excellence – Kevin Rummel, North Shore-LIJ Health Systems Physician of Excellence – Josh S. Kugler, MD, Oceanside Fire Department Registered Professional Nurse of Excellence – Ann DeSimone, RN, Nassau County Department of Health