For Immediate Release
July 25, 2016

Contact: Christa Martin, 256-386-4107

Keller EMS Director Nominated for State Board

Sheffield, Ala. - Bruce Carson was nominated to sit on the State Emergency Medical Control Committee (SEMCC). Carson is the director of Keller EMS. The SEMCC is a committee of the Alabama Department of Public Health office of EMS and Trauma.

The SEMCC formulates rules and policy pertaining to emergency medical services. This committee is formed of physicians and medical professionals across the state of Alabama. Carson will be one of the first paramedics to ever serve on the committee.

Carson has worked with Keller EMS for over twenty years and has served as director since 2008. He also serves as the Trauma Coordinator for Helen Keller Hospital and is a member of both the trauma and stroke committees at the hospital. Carson is also a flight paramedic with Air Evac.