Village News

Pinehurst Firefighters Recognized for CPR Saves

Post Date:05/24/2017

CPR Saves 300x200Four Pinehurst firefighters received a departmental commendation at the May 23, 2017 Village Council meeting for their involvement in successful Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) calls.  Following established EMS standards that are approved by the EMS System Medical Director, a successful CPR incident results in the patient being discharged from the hospital after the event.  Moore County EMS verifies the status of patients and recognizes responding agencies annually.  The department was recognized at the May 16 County Commissioners meeting, and Fire Chief Carlton Cole presented his staff with the certificate of commendation and awarded them the department's lifesaving ribbon at the village council meeting.  

 Those being recognized include:

Call for Service 2016-80770           Captain Steve Cox

11/9/2016                                         Firefighter Bonnie MacDonald

                                                            Firefighter Austin Majors

                                                            Master Firefighter Ethan Owens

Call for Service 2017-06600           Captain Steve Cox

1/30/2017                                         Firefighter Bonnie MacDonald

                                                            Master Firefighter Ethan Owens

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