On October 1, 2008 the Southwest Ontario Regional Base Hospital Program (SWORBHP), began operation under the leadership of London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC).
Our Base Hospital provides:
• Medical direction and delegation,
• Advanced Life Support (ALS) certification & training,
• Quality management, and
• Continuing medical education.
In addition, SWORBHP provides leadership, guidance and advice, in the provision of ambulance based pre-hospital emergency health care to the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and the eleven Paramedic Services within the region.
The Paramedic Services under SWORBHP include: Bruce County Paramedic Services, Essex-Windsor EMS, Grey County Paramedic Services, Huron County EMS, The County of Lambton EMS, Medavie EMS Chatham-Kent, Medavie EMS Elgin Ontario, Middlesex London Paramedic Service, Oneida Nation of the Thames EMS, Oxford County Paramedic Services, Perth County Paramedic Services .
We currently provide service to approximately 1,200 Primary Care Paramedics (PCP) and 200 Advanced Care Paramedics (ACP).
SWORBHP has a very active local presence throughout the region with offices in Windsor and London.