Nominations are Open for The John P. Moore Memorial EMS Award for Excellence

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John P. Moore was an invaluable member of the OhioHealth Grant Medical Center family. For 25 years, John served as a part- time paramedic instructor at Grant, and was one of three paramedic instructors for the Columbus Division of Fire.

John dedicated his professional life to the continued success of the Grant Trauma program and Grant’s LifeLink program. His contributions to the improvement of care for pre-hospital patients through his efforts at the Columbus Division of Fire, Grant LifeFlight, Grant LifeLink and Grant’s Paramedic School are invaluable.

Award Description

To pay honor to John’s memory, OhioHealth is proud to present The John P. Moore Memorial EMS Award for Excellence during The Ohio EMS Conference on May 18, 2015 at The Greater Columbus Convention Center.

This prestigious award is bestowed annually upon an Ohio Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic. It serves to recognize, appreciate and celebrate the recipient’s accomplishments and contributions, as demonstrated through their actions as an EMS advocate, educator, leader, mentor or provider.


Award description, award eligibility criteria, submission instructions and other details are in the Award Nomination Packet.

Nomination Submission Deadline

To be considered, the nomination packet must be received in the OhioHealth EMS office no later than 12 p.m., March 20, 2015.