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EAC EMS graduates 13 students!

THATCHER, AZ—On Saturday, August 22, 2009, Eastern Arizona College’s Emergency Medical Services program graduated 13 students from its Basic Emergency Medical Technician program. The intensive summer course began in June and concluded in mid-August. The course requires 16 hours of emergency department clinical experience and 16 hours of vehicular experience and is designed to meet state and national requirements to prepare in testing for the EMT-Basic certification by the National Registry Exam. Pictured (left to right) are Torrie Dotson, James Dixon, David Carrasco, Jared Grissom, Joe Arbizo, Alex Johnson, Leslie Turner, EMS program director Mark Kempton, Frank Maldonado, Walter McFadden, Laura Vallejo, Stella Manuel, Eliza Wilson, and Cody Porter. [EAC – Todd Haynie photo]