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Dr. James Suozzi, DO, NRP, FACEP
EMS Medical Director
603-354-5454 x6813

Timothy Clark, NRP
EMS Outreach Coordinator
603-354-5454 x3458
Amy Matthews
Senior Director, Patient Care Services
603-354-5454  x2091

Gail Thomas, RN
Trauma Coordinator

Jim Suozzi, D.O., NRP, FACEP

Dr. Suozzi has been involved in EMS for over 25 years. He is currently the Associate Medical Director of Emergency Medicine. He also serves as the District Medical Advisor for Vermont EMS District 13 and is the Medical Director for the NH Bureau of EMS and New Hampshire e911. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medical Services.

Amy Matthews, RN, BSN, CEN

Amy is a certified Emergency Nurse, a Cheshire Medical Center Emergency Department Charge Nurse, former Director of the Emergency Department and Critical Care, and currently is the Senior Director of Patient Care Services.

Timothy Clark, NRP

Tim has been involved in EMS for over 35 years, over 20 as a Paramedic. He has worked for volunteer, municipal, and  private ambulance services as well as a hospital-based Paramedic Intercept program. He currently is a career Firefighter/Paramedic and HazMat Tech for Keene Fire Department, part-time Paramedic for DAS, and EMS Outreach Coordinator at Cheshire Medical Center. He is currently on the NH Drug Diversion Task Force and a member of Safe Kids NH.

Gail Thomas, RN

Gail is a Certified Emergency nurse at Cheshire Medical Center where she has worked since 1986, joining the Emergency department in 2001. She became the trauma Coordinator in 2014 and has been an active member of the hospital trauma committee since 2008. Gail has over 15 years’ experience as an EMT and is currently EMS Lieutenant and firefighter on Fitzwilliam Fire department and an AEMT on troy Fire department.