Lancaster Police Officer Recognized With 1st Rising DAWN Award

Lancaster Police Officer Recognized With 1st Rising DAWN AwardLancaster Police Officer Ernie King was recognized by FMC on Friday, Jan. 26 for using a Project DAWN Narcan kit to save the life of a person who was experiencing an overdose.

Officer King received the kit back in 2017 upon completion of a Project DAWN community training session at FMC, which he attended on his own time.

Jack Janoso, FMC president & CEO; Helen Harding, Chief Nursing Officer; and Angela Snider, manager of the Emergency Department, presented Officer King with the hospital's first Rising DAWN award in recognition of this life-saving act.

Thank you, Officer King, for showing that Narcan can save lives in our community!

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