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Canada Alberta Health Services shares touching moment between senior and EMS member

22:45  27 june  2020
22:45  27 june  2020 Source:   globalnews.ca

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a group of people sitting on a bench in front of a building: Alberta Health Services shared a touching moment between an EMS member and a senior on Friday. © Alberta Health Services / Facebook Alberta Health Services shared a touching moment between an EMS member and a senior on Friday.

Alberta Health Services has shared a touching moment between one of its Emergency Medical Services members and a senior citizen that it said points out "sometimes we simply need to lend a helping hand."

The Facebook post shared Friday shows an EMS member helping a 90-year-old Albertan mow his lawn.

AHS said that emergency services were called to the man's home after his Lifeline went off accidentally.

"Fortunately, there was no medical emergency. But at 90 years old, this gentleman has earned a break," the post said.

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It's already been shared hundreds of times on the social media network. Many are also using the post as a place to comment about other positive interactions they've had with EMS workers.

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Global News has reached out to AHS for details on where it happened and for more on who the EMS worker was -- so far just identified as "Josh."

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