Calling for Medic One Paramedic Nominations

Deadline: September 30, 2019

The award recipient will be honored on December 2, 2019 during the Seahawks’ pre-game presentation at CenturyLink Field.

The Medic One Foundation is seeking nominations for the “Spirit of Team Play” Award, honoring a Medic One paramedic who best models the personal behavior consistent with the expectations of the public and the profession: Integrity, Teamwork, Compassion, Empathy, Motivation, Commitment, Diplomacy, Tact, Confidence, Communication, Open-Mindedness, Conscientiousness.

To be eligible, nominees must be:

  • Graduates of the UW/Harborview Paramedic Training Program
  • Currently employed by a fire department or EMS agency in the Puget Sound region (Seattle, King County, and surrounding communities)
  • Able to attend the award ceremony on December 2, 2019 at CenturyLink Field (two game tickets will be provided)
  • Able to attend the Medic One Foundation Lifesavers Gala on November 1, 2019 (two complimentary tickets will be provided)

Nominations will be accepted on or before September 30, 2019. If you have any questions about the “Spirit of Team Play” Award, please contact Jan Sprake at (425) 625-2137 or

Past “Spirit of Team Play” Award Recipients

  • Paul Hyatt, Bellevue Fire Department
  • John Nankervis, Shoreline Fire Department
  • Phil Pierson, Bellevue Fire Department
  • Carrie Oliver, Seattle Fire Department
  • Sylvia Feder, King County Medic One
  • Brian Chinn, Seattle Fire Department
  • Art Cole, Bellevue Fire Department
  • Norm Nedell, Seattle Fire Department
  • Richard Burke, Bellevue Fire Department
  • David Coatsworth, Seattle Fire Department
  • Keith Collop, Bellevue Fire Department

“Spirit of Team Play” Award Nomination

  • Nominee

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  • Please state why you are nominating your selected candidate for the “Spirit of Team Play” Award and how your nominee best models the personal behavior consistent with the expectations of the public and profession. Include examples and names and phone numbers of people we may call for additional information.
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