Local paramedic recognized for 30 years of service


Lyndell Bruce Nanney, a Paramedic with Spencer County Emergency Ambulance Service, was recently recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians for achieving 30 consecutive years of National EMS Certification. This distinction is an honor held by few EMS professionals.

To maintain his status as a Nationally Registered Paramedic, Nanney completed, on a biennial basis, the most comprehensive recertification program for EMS professionals in America.

By maintaining his National EMS Certification and completing regular continuing education courses, Nanney demonstrated his commitment to providing exceptional prehospital emergency medical care.

Nanney was Nationally Registered as a Paramedic in 1994 and has been serving the Spencer County community since 2010. Prior to this position, Nanney worked for Ohio County EMS in Kentucky, and other ground and air EMS services, from 1984 to 2020. The National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians serves as the National EMS Certification organization by providing a valid, uniform process to assess the knowledge and skills required for competent practice by EMS professionals throughout their careers and by maintaining a registry of certification status.