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KQARS Is Hiring BLS Providers!

We are looking for experienced and motivated Maryland BLS providers to join our team! See the Employment page for more information. This posting closes February 15, 2019!

2019-01-18T17:35:22-05:00Fri, Jan 18, 2019|

Rescue Squad Places Order For New Ambulance

The Kent & Queen Anne's Rescue Squad has chosen P.L. Custom of Manasquan, NJ to build a new ambulance for the department. The new ambulance will be a P.L. Custom Classic 170 Type I ambulance on a 2018 Dodge 4500 4x4 chassis. The unit has been thoughtfully designed by a committee of volunteer and [...]

2018-11-11T22:05:50-05:00Sun, Jul 1, 2018|

Support Us When You Shop From Amazon

Support us when you shop this holiday season from Amazon! Begin by clicking this link smile.amazon.com/ch/52-1056883 and Amazon donates to Kent and Queen Anne's Rescue Squad Inc. Thank you!

2016-11-24T18:48:15-05:00Thu, Nov 24, 2016|

KQARS Places Two New LUCAS II CPR Devices In Service

The Kent & Queen Anne's Rescue Squad recently placed two new lifesaving devices in service on both front-line ambulances. The Lucas II is an automated CPR device that has grown in popularity over the last several years in the EMS industry. It ensures consistent, appropriate depth chest compressions to patients suffering cardiac arrest. While the chances [...]

2016-04-27T14:51:45-04:00Wed, Apr 27, 2016|

KQARS Holds Yearly Banquet & Installation Of Officers

The Kent & Queen Anne's Rescue Squad held our annual banquet and installation of officers on January 16, 2016. The event was held at the American Legion outside Chestertown and was attended by many local dignitaries and fellow emergency partners. Outgoing Chief Allan Schauber, who has held the position of Chief since 2006, acted as [...]

2016-02-02T11:49:07-05:00Sat, Jan 16, 2016|

New LifePak 15 Heart Monitor Placed Into Service

The following article was published in the Kent County News highlighting our purchase of a new LifePak 15 cardiac monitor/defibrillator.   CHESTERTOWN — First-responders here have added a state-of-the-art heart monitor/defibrillator that will pay for itself many times over in the number of lives that are saved. The Kent-Queen Anne’s Rescue Squad recently placed in service [...]

2015-09-11T11:57:17-04:00Fri, Sep 11, 2015|

Wildland EMS Training

Three members utilizing Utility 81 with ATV-8 participated in a "off-road" EMS training event today in Rock Hall. Alongside personnel from other Kent County departments, members ran scenarios mimicking injured persons in wooded areas as well as injured hunters in elevated stands. This was a unique training and we would like to thank Rock Hall [...]

2015-03-23T21:18:49-04:00Sun, Mar 22, 2015|