Michael Horbachuk began his EMS journey in 2009 as an EMT for Hunters working part-time while balancing his full-time position as a high school teacher. Michael would share his knowledge freely and with great enthusiasm and quickly established himself as a source of knowledge for many of his peers.
Michael transitioned to full time, then completed Paramedic school in 2017. He has since quickly established himself as a very skilled care giver. His congenial personality makes him a quick friend to his peers and brings comfort to his patients.
Michael has become an EMS Instructor and effectively combines his field experience with his talents as an educator and is a positive force in the classroom. He keeps his knowledge and skills sharp both by teaching the next generation of EMTs and by serving as a leader in the Field training officer program.
Through his efforts, care, skill, and passion, Michael Horbachuk is setting the standard for professionalism in our industry. Michael was recently chosen as the Hunter’s Ambulance Service EMS 2019 Distinguished Service Award recipient.