Wichita, Kansas 2021-07-30 20:16:53 –
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Sedgwick County, Kansas – Sedgwick County announced on Friday that Major Kevin Lanterman has been appointed Interim Director of Sedgwick County Emergency Medical Services, which came into effect on Friday, July 30, 2021.
In a news release on Friday, Sedgwick County said Major Lanterman was an experienced and respected EMS leader, paramedic, worked for EMS for 29 years, and has served as a shift commander for the past 16 years. Said.
The county further stated that Major Lanterman has promised to work with the existing EMS leadership team to continue recruiting, hiring and retaining efforts and improve service delivery to Sedgwick County citizens. Lanterman will work closely with EMS Deputy Directors Paul Misashi and Brian Nicholas, and Colonel Bill Robben to move the department forward.
Friday’s decision was made after a long week-long process in which employees provide feedback.
Sedgwick County said it is in talks with a local doctor who will play the short-term role of the interim medical director.
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