Dr. joseph e. simon pediatric award of excellence
Please submit your nomination using the online nomination form on the bottom of this page.
OBJECTIVEThe purpose of the Dr. Joseph E. Simon Pediatric Award of Excellence is to provide recognition and appreciation to any prehospital provider within Georgia’s Emergency Medical Services system for reducing the morbidity or mortality of a pediatric patient in the prehospital setting.
GOALTo ensure that those who work in the prehospital environment are aware of the effects that their knowledge and skills have in the overall positive outcome of Georgia’s pediatric citizens.
Consideration for this award is open to any Georgia First Responder, Emergency Medical Technician – Basic, Emergency Medical Technician – Intermediate, Cardiac Technician, and/or Paramedic who submits documentation on a pediatric patient treated in the prehospital setting.
CANDIDATES AND NOMINATIONSAny prehospital care provider, as defined above, may be nominated by anyone for this recognition by completing and submitting the attached nomination form to the Georgia EMS-C Advisory Council Awards Committee.
SELECTIONAll nominations submitted will be reviewed by the EMS-C award selection committee.
Information needed on nomination form: