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Edmonton EMS expedites evacuations
Edmonton EMS expedites evacuations: “We help our
community. It’s just what we do”

When the floodwaters started to rise in southern Alberta, an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) team from the Edmonton Zone of Alberta Health Services was ready to answer the call. EMS sent its Multiple Patient Unit (MPU) and a team of three ...

Posted: August 20, 2013|Emergency Medicine, Featured|0 comments

Special delivery: Baby Atticus tests EMS paramedics and local hospital
Special delivery: Baby Atticus tests EMS paramedics and
local hospital

On April 26, 2012, Baby Atticus decided that 9 plus months of waiting was long enough.  The 7 pound, 2 ounce son of Mary Overholt and Travis Doak became a resident of Peterborough in grand style. “Travis and I decided to ...


Addressing the challenges of patient safety in emergency care
Addressing the challenges of patient safety in
emergency care

Of all the facets of the health care system, there are few things as chaotic and complex as emergency care. Not only do emergency workers effort to manage busy emergency departments filled of frantic patients with a wide variety and severity ...

Posted: August 8, 2012|Patient Safety|0 comments

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