It was another great showing of Canadian research at last month’s National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) conference in New Orleans, LA (January 24-26, 2017)!
The OBHG is pleased to announce the release of a new smart phone App for use by all Paramedics in Ontario. The Ontario Paramedic Clinical Guide App is a reference, free to all, containing the Medical Directives and other great references for Paramedics across Ontario.
To all RPPEO Paramedics
Due to the recent surge in Fentanyl overdoses in Ontario, the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care’s Emergency Health Services Branch released the new Opioid Toxicity Directive today December 23rd, 2016.
The change in the directive takes effect immediately as per the attached Implementation Memo. Please see the attached directives for exact details. Until the RPPEO has a chance to print this new directive, please print it and carry it with you for reference.
The Innovations in Patient Safety Education (IPSE) Awards recognize organizations, groups and individuals that demonstrate exemplary practices in patient safety and quality improvement using the Patient Safety Education Program – Canada (PSEP – Canada). Patient safety trainers from healthcare organizations across the country are eligible for awards in three categories: the Power of One, the Power of an Organization and the Power of a System.