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  • Paramedic Services Recognition Day – Paramedic Services Week 2021 Blog

    Today is the last day of Paramedic Services Week 2021 – and the focus is all about the great work our paramedics do. Each day this week has had a specific theme, all aimed at educating the public on ways that they can help paramedics work more effectively. The themed days have given tips and pointers on how the public can even save a life by taking some simple steps. Paramedic services across Ontario have done some great work this......

  • Be Citizen Ready: Get Prepared – Paramedic Services Week 2021 Blog Series

    Natural disasters and emergencies can strike at any time, but if one occurred tomorrow, would you be prepared? As it may take emergency workers some time to reach you, you should be prepared to take care of yourself and your family for a minimum of 72 hours. The Government of Ontario provides excellent emergency preparedness guidelines, which you can access here. Here is a high-level summary of what is recommended: Step 1. Know the risks Although the consequences of various......

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Origin of the OAPC

The Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs (OAPC) was formed to allow members of the EMS/Paramedic industry to come together to develop common strategies for optimizing the transition to municipal control of ambulance service within the province.

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The OAPC has an organizational process that features six committees (groups) that oversee a number of working sub-committees, feeding information and recommendations to the Board.  The core areas are:  Strategic Analysis, Operations, Performance Standards, Professional Standards, Education & Research and Public Relations & Image Building.

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