EMS Week is a national celebration held each year during the third week of May to recognize the medical personnel and public safety professionals who provide lifesaving services daily.  LifeNet, Inc. will host four appreciation meals during the week to honor EMS, firefighters, police, and first responders in our service areas.

  • Lists the dates of EMS Week Beyond The Call 2019 Activities for LifeNet EMS staff.TEXARKANA, TEXAS
    What: EMS & First Responders Appreciation Lunch
    When: Tuesday, May 21
    Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Location: Silvermoon on Broad, 217 West Broad Street, Texarkana, Texas
    What: EMS & First Responders Appreciation Dinner
    When: Wednesday, May 22
    Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Location: LifeNet, 220 Ouachita Avenue, Hot Springs, Arkansas
    What: EMS & First Responders Appreciation Lunch
    When: Thursday, May 24
    Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: LifeNet, 2201 N. Boomer Road, Stillwater, Oklahoma
    What: EMS & First Responders Appreciation Dinner
    When: Thursday, May 24
    Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Location: Clarksville First Baptist Church, 1501 US Highway 82 West, Clarksville, Texas

EMS Week provides an opportunity to say thank you to all those who impact the chain of survival when sudden illness or injury happens in the community.  It takes teamwork between EMS, law enforcement, firefighters, and first responders to ensure lifesaving care happens quickly whenever traumatic things happen in our community. From motor vehicle accidents, natural disasters and crimes to a sudden cardiac arrests, strokes, or unexpected injuries, each agency works together to ensure the fastest medical response is available across the community.

Anyone working as a first responder, firefighter, or law enforcement official is invited to attend one of the appreciation events being held during EMS Week.  For more information, call 903-556-0301.