Job Opportunities:Northampton County is currently recruiting for both full-time and part-time positions of EMS Provider (Intermediate or Paramedic preferred).Shifts are 24 hours on with 72 off. Shift...
Saturday, February 1st, 2020
Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu infection can result in hospitalization or death. Some peo...
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Bankrate.com offers the following information:Buying a home in a Hurricane Zone: How to Assess Your Riskhttps://www.bankrate.com/real-estate/buying-a-home-in-a-hurricane-zone-how-to-assess-your-risk/...
Friday, June 1st, 2018
Tiered zone evacuation plan:Newly-announced tiered evacuation zones for coastal Virginia are designed to enhance current evacuation plans, boost public safety, and improve travel efficiency in the eve...

The most valuable resource of the Northampton County Department of EMS is our personnel.  Our roster currently carries a combination of volunteers, full-time employees and part-time employees. Among these providers is an established chain of authority, which includes an EMS Director/Chief, EMS Battalion Chief, EMS Captains, EMS Lieutenants and Shift Supervisors. The officers share responsibilities as the Infectious Disease Designated Officer, Health & Safety Officer, Training Officer, Public Information Officer, and Privacy Officer.

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