The Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Department is starting a program to recruit more paramedics amid a national shortage.
KCKFD Assistant Fire Chief Morris Letcher told 41 Action News the department is short about 20 paramedics right now.
“Firefighting is more than just firefighing,” Letcher said. “We’re an EMS-based service, so we have to keep up with the times.
– PUB DATE: 8/21/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: KSHB-TV NBC 41 Kansas City
Source: SEAFC National Fire News