Skip Kirkwood, Chief Concerns

Chief Concerns

by Skip Kirkwood

Skip Kirkwood currently serves as the Director and Chief Paramedic of the Durham County, North Carolina Department of Emergency Medical Services. He has been involved in EMS since 1973, as an EMT, paramedic, supervisor, educator, manager, consultant, state EMS director, and chief EMS officer. He is a past president of the National EMS Management Association, is a vigorous advocate for the advancement of the EMS profession, and a frequent speaker at regional and national EMS conferences.


Today's Top Stories

Friday, September 30, 2016
  • Ark. EMS agency to receive body armor

Line-Of-Duty Deaths

Featured Columnist

Center for Patient Safety

Topics to move EMS Safety Forward

Because every patient is different, EMS providers must have a range of airway skills and a strong degree...


    logo for print