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Medal of Valor
Medal of Valor

The Medal of Valor recognizes acts of personal valor or heroism in the delivery of emergency medical care, which results in the saving of a life under extreme conditions and in extraordinary circumstances. The award is presented during the EMS Awards Program at the Annual Oregon EMS Conference.

Current and past years recipients of the Medal of Valor, listed in alphabetical order, are as follows:


 
David Lehrfeld, MD - OHA EMS Medical Director, Shawn King - AMR, Candace Hamilton, NREMTP - OHA EMS Deputy Director

 

2016

Shawn King, EMT - American Medical Response

 

 

2014

Luke Barr, Paramedic - Salem Fire Department