C.P.R. Hero - Life Saver Award

Adams County Ambulance & EMS presented a C.P.R Hero - Life Saver Award December 14, 2015 to Richard "Dick" Knuffman who administered CPR when his wife, a victim of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, collapsed at home in May in rural Adams County. His quick, sustained actions helped to save her life. Mr. and Mrs. Knuffman are pictured with some of the team who responded. They are: EMT Marc Rush, captain Kyle Dixon, and paramedic Crystal Jenkins.

Adams County Ambulance & EMS presented C.P.R Hero - Life Saver Awards on November 25, 2015 to three individuals who initiated bystander CPR and helped rescue a victim of Sudden Cardiac Arrest at the Quincy Mall on November 7, 2015. They are Melissa Fisher, Jodi Lyons, and Morgan Fry. Pictured with them are Quincy firefighters Mike Stapleton and Dave Horman and Adams County EMS paramedics Clint Bell and Ryan Bowers.

Adams County Ambulance & EMS presented two CPR Hero - Life Saver Awards December 8, 2015 to two individuals who initiated bystander CPR and helped rescue a victim of Sudden Cardiac Arrest at Hy-Vee #2 in Quincy, IL on November 11, 2015. They are Erin Aschemann an employee of Hy-Vee #2 and Linda Garner, RN from Blessing Hospital's Emergency Department. Pictured with them are paramedics Bill Ballard and Derek Wells & Capt. Kyle Dixon and EMS Chief Paul Davis.