Phone: (508) 421-5705 - (Call 911 for an EMERGENCY)

Michael Hunter, NREMTP Deputy Chief

Michael Hunter, NREMTP
Deputy Chief of EMS

Michael is a veteran of EMS for more than 27 years. He began at Worcester EMS as a staff paramedic and worked his way up through the ranks to EMS captain and then into his current position. Mike has served on the Massachusetts Committee of Trauma’s Trauma Registry Sub-Committee and is an active member of the UMMHC Emergency Medicine/Trauma Committee. He is active in regional disaster planning and also is a founding member of the WEMS Honor Guard. Mr. Hunter has long been a member of NAEMT and has been active in PHTLS since the late 1980s. In addition to his involvement on the PHTLS Executive Council, he is the Massachusetts PHTLS State Coordinator and an active member of the PHTLS International Faculty. He also is a member of the National Association of EMS Physicians and is a charter member of the International Association of EMS Chiefs.

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Our Department

UMass Memorial EMS is a Department of the UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, the region’s only Level I ACS verified trauma center. UMass Memorial (Worcester) EMS is wholly owned and operated by the Medical Center. UMass Memorial Life Flight is operated by Air Methods Corp. (QMLA253U) and staffed by UMass Memorial Medical Center.