The Chief of Community Outreach is responsible for internal and external communications for Wake County EMS.
 
Responsibilities include public information, outreach, education and visits by EMS; media information; development and oversight of events and programs for community interaction and recognition; general communication enhancement within the department; and coordination of EMS coverage for special events.
 
Chief Jeffrey Hammerstein began volunteering in the Wake County EMS System in 1985. He was employed by Wake County EMS in 1988, and has served as field paramedic, Field Training Officer and District Chief until moving into the Community Outreach Chief position created in January 2014.
 
Jeffrey Hammerstein
jeffrey.hammerstein@wakegov.com

Office: 919-856-6579
Cell: 919-625-3260 (text or email if no answer)
If unable to contact, call main EMS line: 919-856-6020
 
Jeffrey Hammerstein