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Lee County Emergency Medical services employees receive credentials

By Staff | Dec 24, 2008

Lee County Emergency Medical Services added eight credentialed paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians to its division through their successful completion of the agency’s field training program.
Recently credentialed paramedics include:
— Jim Nunez of Cape Coral
— Scott Phillips of Palm Harbor
— Chris Martin of Fort Myers
— Nichole Libretto of Cape Coral

Recently credentialed EMTs include:
— Hernan Segovia of Cape Coral
— Michael Turano of North Port
— Brad Cohan of North Fort Myers
— Guido Santangelo of Fort Myers

Each paramedic and EMT that Lee County hires is required to participate in a two-week orientation and complete a field training program. Upon completion of the field training program, recruits are required to pass a test before an internal credentialing board which includes the EMS medical director.