Sammy Cartimiglia has over 25 years’ experience in healthcare. As QCHC’s Sales and Marketing Consultant, Sammy focuses on maintaining relationships with current clients and developing relationships with prospective clients in Louisiana and Texas. Sammy began his healthcare career in 1989 as a paramedic for Acadian Ambulance & Air Med Services. During his employment with Acadian, he also served as a Government Relations Coordinator. He then went on to earn a degree in nursing and worked as an emergency room nurse for 16 years and then as a flight nurse with Acadian’s Air Med program.  He also gained 7 years of experience with Louisiana Workforce as Medical Director for their work release programs.  Sammy has volunteered as a SWAT Medic with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office for the past 11 years, and maintains certifications in TNCC, ACLS, PALS & NRP.