In recognition of the company’s drive to innovate and grow the healthcare industry, Ferno awarded its prestigious “Dick Ferneau Paid EMS Service of the Year” award to MedStar Mobile Healthcare of Ft. Worth, Texas. The award was presented on Sept. 9, 2013, at the annual EMS Expo convention in Las Vegas. It is named after Dick Ferneau, who co-founded Ferno in 1955.
Formerly known as MedStar EMS, MedStar Mobile Healthcare is on the leading edge of the movement toward providing a full spectrum of integrated health care services in the community. In particular, MedStar Mobile Healthcare has been a leader in working collaboratively with their healthcare community in developing programs designed to navigate the right patient, the right setting to best meet the patient’s medical needs. The agency has developed numerous programs that have improved patient outcomes, improved the patient’s experience of care, and have saved the local healthcare system more than $1,000,000 in healthcare expenditures.
For more information about this award and other National EMS Awards of Excellence, visit the EMS World website at http://www.emsworld.com/article/11079114/ems-awards
For more details about MedStar Mobile Healthcare, go to http://www.medstar911.org/
Kris Turner from Ferno and Scott Cravens from EMS World present the MedStar team with the Dick Ferneau Paid EMS System of the Year Award at the NAEMT annual meeting in Las Vegas.