Julie Colgan, a Paramedic with Middlesex London EMS, has recently returned from the Philippines where she was on a humanitarian relief mission with GlobalMedic. In her own words Julie recounts her experiences.
Durham Region Paramedic Scott Morgan was seriously injured in a car accident on his way home from shift. Scott's co-workers have created a Get Well Scott page on Facebook where friends and fellow paramedics can share the well wishes and make … [Continue reading]
Statement from the Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs Response to the Auditor General's 2013 Annual Report TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2013 The Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs (OAPC) would like to thank the Auditor General for the … [Continue reading]
Ottawa Paramedic Chris Bugelli will be awarded The Medal of Bravery from Gov.-Gen. David Johnston in a ceremony at Rideau Hall. Paramedic Chris Bugelli had just begun his night shift on March 13, 2011, when the call came in: a suicidal man was in … [Continue reading]
A recent study from Austria has found that morphine may inhibit the effectiveness of Plavix. Because morphine is so commonly used in the prehospital setting and in the Emerg to help reduce chest pain this could create a dilemma in which a … [Continue reading]