There are many ways in which the men and women of FCFRD make a difference in the lives of the residents of Fairfax County. Some are simple and some are profound. Perhaps none are bigger than the years added to a life when their emergency medical care leads to someone who had no heartbeat, or was not breathing, walking out of the hospital.
In 2018, to try and uniquely capture lives being saved, the EMS Division for the department created the Life-Years Added counter. This will also be tracked in 2019. Watch the video to learn more.