Toronto Paramedic Services Schedule of Events for Paramedic Services Week, 28 May – 3 June 2017

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Mayor John Tory proclaims Paramedic Services Week in Toronto.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Primary Care Paramedic Dara and her work as a frontline paramedic. Click here to learn more about Toronto paramedics.
Monday, May 29, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Paramedic Services Fleet Mechanic Ross and his work as a member of the fleet mechanical team. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services.

Tuesday, 30 May, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Paramedic Deb and her work within the Community Paramedicine Programme. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services’ Community Paramedicine Programme.

CTV Television Morning Show – “Knight In The Morning” – CTV’s Anwar Knight will host a live broadcast on the CTV Morning Show featuring a variety of vehicles and skills over the last 65 years at Toronto Paramedic Services (Click here to watch). Antique ambulances and a current state-of-the-art ambulance will be on display. Paramedics of yesterday and today will talk about the profession and how it has changed over the years.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Emergency Medical Dispatcher Michelle and her work in Toronto’s Central Ambulance Communications Centre answering 911 emergency calls. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services’ Communications Centre.

The Province of Ontario will recognize acts of bravery performed by paramedics across the province at the Ontario Award For Paramedic Bravery. This annual ceremony will see nine Ontario paramedics being honoured by the Premier, three of whom work for Toronto Paramedic Services.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Advanced Care Paramedic & Field Training Officer Ben and his work in Toronto Paramedic Service’s Education Unit. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services’ internal education.

Canadian Citizenship Ceremony – Toronto Paramedic Services Headquarters will once again host a Citizenship Ceremony on behalf of the Government of Canada to welcome 50 new Canadians.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Every day we will feature a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is of Primary Care Paramedic Tasos and his work in Toronto Paramedic Services’ Safe City Programme, providing First Aid, CPR and AED training to members of the public. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services’ CPR and first aid course offerings.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Every day we have featured a story about one of our staff members. Today’s profile is our last, and we would like to introduce you to Chief Gord McEachen and his thoughts on the people and the service he leads. Click here to learn more about Toronto Paramedic Services.

Toronto Paramedic Services – Always in Service!