After the position of a full-time OMD was approved by the BOS in the Fiscal Year 2017 budget, we now welcome Dr. John Morgan as the Operational Medical Director (OMD) for the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System. Doctor Morgan has served as OMD for Loudoun County's EMS agencies since 2004. Dr. Morgan began as a volunteer EMT in Virginia prior to his formal medical training as an emergency physician.
In 2013, he became one of few emergency physicians that are sub-specialty board certified in EMS. Morgan has been recognized for his EMS work receiving the 2015 Virginia Governor's Award for physician with outstanding contribution to EMS, and numerous local awards for EMS service. Dr. Morgan has built the trust of both career and volunteer system stakeholders and serves on the LC-CFRS Executive Committee. Ensuring our EMS Protocols are accurate and up to date, training with EMS providers, and engaging in quality improvement and advocacy for Loudoun EMS services and its personnel are all important functions of the OMD position.
Contact Dr. John Morgan, Operational Medical Director for more information about his duties.