Greenport News

There’s always something new and exciting going on with the Greenport Rescue Squad!

We will be using this section to distribute news relating to our efforts in Columbia County, as well as important press releases regarding the state of our organization and its associated individuals.

We’re far more than an emergency response rescue squad. We believe it is our duty to be a part of the community we serve. Whenever there’s a public safety course, emergency training event, seminar, class or other important information you’ll be able to find out about it here.

 

28th Golden Gathering

Visit the Greenport Rescue Squad at the 28th Annual Golden Gathering on Saturday, October X, 2019 held 9:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. at Columbia-Greene Community College. The Golden Gathering is a FREE community health and wellness fair and will once...

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EMT Class Begins June 2021

Anyone interested in becoming a NYS Certified EMT should attend the informational meeting on Wednesday, May 26th, @ 6:00PM at the Columbia County Emergency Services Training Center, 50 Grandinetti Drive, Ghent, NY.  For more information please email ColumbiaCountyEMTClass@gmail.com.

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EMS Week 2021 – May 16th through May 22nd

Message sent to Greenport Rescue Squad staff: At this time last year, we were talking about the COVID19 pandemic and how it was disrupting every aspect of our lives. Little did we know that a spotlight would once again be...

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Avoiding Hiking Hazards

The snow is melting, and the trails are finally coming back to life! Hiking season is here again, and there’s lots of beautiful trails to explore. But it’s never wise to go hiking unprepared. Before you lace up your boots...

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THANK YOU STAPLES

The Staples store on Fairview Avenue in Greenport recently donated cases of water, masks, coffee and cleaning supplies to show their support to the frontline workers here are Greenport Rescue. From our team at GRS to your team at Staples...

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How to Avoid Heatstroke

Summer’s here and that means plenty of sunshine. While those balmy summer days can be enjoyable, they also bring the risk of heatstroke. Prolonged exposure to heat and sun can raise your body temperature to dangerous levels. Heatstroke can affect...

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Greenport Rescue Squad COVID 19 Update

We are monitoring the current outbreak of COVID-19 very closely, while following updates from the Centers for Disease Control, and our state and local agencies. There is no higher priority than the safety of our employees and patients. We continue...

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Nursing Student Ride-Along Program

In the spring of 2019, Greenport Rescue Squad collaborated with Columbia Greene Community College to establish a ride-along program for nursing students. The ride-along exposes the students to the delivery of patient care in the pre-hospital setting, and the unique...

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Congratulations to Greg Koerner-Fox

We are happy to announce that our ALS Coordinator Gregory Koerner-Fox has been awarded the REMO 2018 EMS Educator of Excellence Award for his quality EMS education in the REMO region.

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27th Annual Golden Gathering

The Greenport Rescue Squad attended the 27th Annual Golden Gathering on Saturday, October 5, 2019. This FREE community health and wellness fair was held 9:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. at Columbia-Greene Community College. Greenport Rescue Squad attends each year, providing...

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