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“When I heard they could come to my home, that made it so much better. Because of my disabilities, it’s hard for me to move from A to B, so coming to my home was the key to this whole thing. I was so glad to hear that when they called.”

Lancaster EMS Brings the COVID-19 Vaccine to Homes 2/21/2021

“It’s important for us to take that supply that we have and administer it equitably,” May said.

Mobile clinic at Lancaster church brings equity to vaccination efforts 2/21/2021

“It has been a really exciting opportunity. We are very blessed to have a pathway through the Department of Health to give chilhood vaccinations. It was a natural next step." -Dr. Mike Reihart

Feb. 20, 2021: WGAL In Focus 2/20/2021

“It was clear yesterday the people we vaccinated probably would have not been vaccinated if it wasn’t for us coming to them,” Lancaster EMS Executive Director, Bob May, said.

Mobile vaccination clinic helping to distribute doses in Lancaster County 2/11/2021

"'At that point, we were averaging four, five patients a day. Now we're running averages up to about eight', Lt. Andy Gilger said."

Lancaster EMS responding to twice as many coronavirus-related calls compared to spring 12/8/2020

"T-Mobile is supporting events like this one all over the country to honor our incredibly selfless and brave First Responders. Now, more than ever, we rely on them to keep us safe and what better way to show a small token of our gratitude than making sure they have a warm meal and a 'thank you'."

T-Mobile thanking First Responders with a free meal at Clipper Magazine Stadium 10/29/2020

"'During the pandemic, our emergency responders have become more important than ever,' Gov. Wolf said."

Gov. Wolf Visits Lancaster EMS to Thank Emergency Responders for Work During COVID-19 7/30/2020

"[Aura Espresso Room donated] $1000 and presented checks, along with giftcards, to police, fire, hospital, and EMS workers."

Aura Espresso Room Raises Money for First Responders 6/24/2020

"The Exterior Company donated 50 meals to the Lancaster EMS team, all to make sure dads felt appreciated on their special day."

Lancaster EMS fathers gifted meals on Father's Day 6/21/2020

"Two groups in Lancaster are making sure that dads who had to work today did not go unnoticed."

Father's Day Lunch for First Responders 6/21/2020

"Here at Plough Restaurant, Chef Ryan McQuillan and his friends from the High Real Estate Group are making and creating a difference."

Lancaster County restaurant donating food to front line workers for National EMS Week 5/10/2020

"Our congregation was very excited. I think they realize the risk these people are taking in serving on the front lines, the sacrifice, the long hours, the disruption to their families that their job causes."

Mother's Day giveaway for front line workers 5/10/2020

"We are grateful once again to have the opportunity to work with the Gary Sinise Foundation, an organization committed to serving America's heroes and their loved ones. The Foundation has a long history of honoring first responders, and we are proud to be working with them to identify first responder departments, including both fire and EMT station, across the county where essential equipment, like our tires, can have the greatest impact,"

Gary Sinise Foundation, tire company donate new tires for emergency vehicles 5/5/2020

"Cooper tires, and the Gary Sinise Foundation, are donating brand new tires to Lancaster EMS for their rigs. It's part of a nation-wide program that gave tires to eight EMS agencies."

Tires are donated to Lancaster EMS 5/3/2020

“In EMS, you're exposed to a lot of things and you're always careful, and you you put every precaution in place, but with this particular virus, there's so many patients who are asymptomatic or have very mild symptoms so it's in the back of your head, 'have I been exposed or not and haven't known it’”

EMS workers conduct antibody testing to see if they have been exposed to COVID-19 4/30/2020

“Right now, we’ve got to stay focused. Stay home. Practice social distancing. Wear a mask in public. Cover coughs and sneezes. And wash hands often.

Thanks to you, we’re saving lives. But it’s not time to let up.”

#IMIN for stopping COVID-19. Are you IN? 4/26/2020

“It makes it feel extra special. Especially to have a veteran who is giving so much back to the community, who has already gave so much to his country,”

Army veteran serves meals to first responders 4/15/2020

Appreciation for the agency has been strong the past few days, he said. "We're much appreciative of it"

Ensuring appreciation: Insurance companies team up to serve Lancaster EMS food 3/27/2020