Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin’s Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) program has announced that the Fitch-Rona EMS and Barneveld Area Rescue have received the 2019 Pediatric Champion of the Year Awards. Staff at American Family Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Melody Mulhall and Anne Rikkers, nominated the services for their joint efforts in caring for a pediatric patient who had a gunshot wound in September 2018. As Anne and Melody shared, “the crew did an outstanding job staying calm in a very traumatic case and using their critical thinking and clinical judgment to keep the child safe. With certainty, the Barneveld Area Rescue and Fitch-Rona EMS crew’s actions saved the child’s life.”