FreedomHouse

Paul Ganss, M.S., NRP, NCEE, CHSE, director of the EMS Education Program at the UMKC School of Medicine, (left) presents George McCary, III, (right) with a challenge coin medallion bearing the UMKC EMS insignia as Matthew Gratton, M.D., chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, (middle) watches. The coin is presented in recognition of achievement. McCary is an original member of the Freedom House Ambulance Service. He received the coin after the showing of the Freedom House – Street Saviors documentary on May 21 at the School of Medicine as part of National EMS Week.