Middletown, NY – Orange Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that Pamela Murphy, MD and Angela Marchionni, RN are recipients of the Orange County EMS Excellence Awards. Additionally, Dr. Murphy is also the recipient of the Hudson Valley Regional EMS Excellence Awards.
The 2013 Orange County & Hudson Valley Regional Physician of Excellence Award was given to Dr. Pamela Murphy. She was honored for her contributions to the EMS community as a physician and for her dedication, responsibility, professional behavior and special skill and insight in the pre-hospital environment. She is a strong advocate for all EMS providers both as a volunteer and in her career as a physician and is responsible for many positive changes within Orange County and Hudson Valley EMS. Dr. Murphy is the chairperson of the Regional Emergency Medical Services Council (REMSCO) that oversees EMS for the six counties that comprise the Hudson Valley Region. REMSCO is instrumental in developing protocols, implementing training programs and promoting high-quality, pre-hospital care throughout the region.
For the second consecutive year, Angela Marchionni, RN was awarded the 2013 Orange County EMS Educator of Excellence Award. Her outstanding teaching, educational administration, coordination and research, publication and research significantly improved the pre-hospital services. As Orange Regional’s EMS Liaison, Ms. Marchionni has coordinated multiple Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs that are invaluable to every EMT in both Orange and the surrounding counties. In 2013 Angela conducted a total of 20 classes that were attended by 1,109 people. She has also been a valuable asset to Goshen Volunteer Ambulance Corps (GOVAC), by helping to provide speakers for monthly training and CEM’s sponsored by GOVAC.
Nominated by EMS and Orange County based hospitals, Dr. Murphy and Ms. Marchionni were selected by a committee of winners of the 2012 EMS Awards. Dr. Murphy will go on to the New York State EMS Nomination Awards.
For more information on Orange Regional Medical Center visit www.ormc.org.
Orange Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.