Lashika Britton, Emergency Medical Dispatcher
In 2015, Hall Ambulance took on the responsibility for dispatching services to 100% of ambulances operating in Kern County. The ACE accredited communications center processed more than 100,000 requests for service in 2015. All staff assigned to the communications center are certified as emergency medical dispatchers by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch.
Lashika Britton started her career at Hall Ambulance on December 2013. She has mastered her duties in rapid fashion. In 2015, she dispatched almost 8,000 ambulances to calls and handled receiving and processing more than 8,000 requests for service. More than 800 times, she provided pre-arrival instructions to callers. She received a Quality Assurance score of 100%.
In recognition of Britton’s commitment to excellence, she was named the Hall Ambulance Dispatcher of the Year and a California Ambulance Association Star of Life.