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Table Talk Pies provided a donation of pies to Worcester EMS and UMass Memorial Hospital on two different occasions. First directly to the paramedics of Worcester EMS in early April, 2020 followed by another 10,000 pies to UMass Memorial in June.
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 4, 2020 || June 11, 2020

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Jeff Venuti from Hint Water provided a generous donation of 10 cases of Hint Water for our Paramedics in May of 2020.
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: May 13, 2020

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Worcester EMS performed another 125 COVID-19 swab tests for the shelter population in April of 2020
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 11, 2020

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Xtra Mark Worcester provided a donation of salads, sandwiches, desserts, and beverages to the EMS crews in support of their efforts against COVID-19.
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: May 16, 2020

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The members of Worcester Fire Department and Worcester Emergency Medical Services honor and recognize the sacrifices each department makes for the good of the community. The message conveyed in this Facebook post by Worcester EMS is that together,…
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 5, 2020

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Quinn's Irish Pub in Worcester launched a "Feeding the Front Life" program allowing groups to sponsor food deliveries to Worcester Front Line Workers. The paramedics of Worcester EMS were honored with sponsored donations on April 24 and April 25,…
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 24 / April 25, 2020

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Group image of Worcester EMS Paramedics posing proudly outside UMass Memorial while practicing social distancing
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 6, 2020

WEMS helping homeless people with respitory symptoms.pdf
MassLive reported in April of 2020 on how the First Responders of Worcester EMS were dealing with the challenges of COVID-19 in relation to helping the homeless population of Worcester. The article discusses the steps taken by paramedics to reduce…
Created By: Melissa Hanson; Contributed By: Melissa Hanson
Date: April 15, 2020

Paramedics Respond to Emergencies with Extreme Caution.pdf
Telegram news reports on the impact of COVID-19 to the paramedic community in Worcester and how these first responders deal with the virus with their daily activities. EMT Ron Gigliotti of Worcester EMS gives his story on the challenges around…
Created By: Elaine Thompson; Contributed By: Elaine Thompson
Date: April 18, 2020

Coronavirus Has Changed Everything For Paramedics.pdf
MassLive reports on the impact of coronavirus to the day to day operations of paramedics in Worcester during the Spring of 2020. Bryan Urato, the president of IAEP Local 95 in Worcester and a lieutenant with UMass Memorial/Worcester EMS were…
Created By: Michael Bonner; Contributed By: Michael Bonner
Date: April 15, 2020
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