Gage County Board of Supervisors accepted the resignation of Gage County Medical Director Dr. Don Rice during their meeting Wednesday morning.
As Medical Director, Dr. Rice oversaw ambulance and other emergency operations for a several Gage County cities, including Beatrice, Cortland, Clatonia, Pickrell and Odell.
Dr. Rice worked with the county board to implement improved standards for EMS departments. Many of the standards set were required for EMS funding.
The Board of Supervisors did not comment plans for hiring a new medical director.