Archived News & Updates

2019 News & Updates

08/08/2019: TOTW - Be a Creature of Habit
We posted a new tip on why it is important to develop a routine for thorough patient assessment that works for you.

07/30/2019: New Webinar
SWORBHP has posted a new webinar about Prehospital Child Birth and Emergencies

06/27/2019: TOTW - 3 Reasons to Perform an Early 12-Lead in Suspected Cardiac Ischemia
We posted a new tip on three reasons to perform an early 12-lead in suspected cardiac ischemia.

06/17/2019: TOTW - ETT Depth
We posted a new tip outlining information on placements for a endotracheal tube (ETT).

05/17/2019: TOTW - Blood Glucose: Before we snow or wake, is it important?
We posted a new tip reminding about Blood Glucose: Before we snow or wake, is it important?

05/06/2019: SWORBHP is Hiring
Visit our careers page for a listing of current opportunities! 

04/29/2019: Seeking Paramedic Advisors
Recruiting for 3 Paramedic Advisors for the SWORBHP Education and Quality Council. 

04/11/2019: New Webinar
SWORBHP has posted a new webinar about Tracheostomy Emergency Reinsertion

04/09/2019: TOTW - Asthma & NSAIDS
We posted a new tip reminding that administration of NSAIDs to patients with a history of asthma requires a previous history of NSAID use without complication.

01/31/2019: Baby, it’s Cold Outside!
We posted a new tip about the "special situations" in which early transport should be considered in cardiac arrest under the Medical Cardiac Arrest Medical Directive.

01/28/2019: Recruiting Associate Instructors
SWORBHP is currently recruiting Associate Instructors for the Southwest Regions. Apply by Feb 12, 2019. Click the link to read more.


2018 News & Updates

12/05/2018: 5th Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Refresher Workshop
Unique CME event for Southwestern Ontario - meet your regional colleagues and update your paediatric emergency knowledge! Practical, hands on knowledge for front line emergency nurses, physicians, paramedics, and allied health professionals.

11/05/2018: Nov 29th EM Toxicology Workshop
All SWORBHP paramedics are cordially invited to the Division of Emergency Medicine EM Toxicology Workshop preapproved for 8 CME points.

09/19/2018: Healthcare Provider on Scene Memo
SWORBHP is looking for your assistance in identifying when a healthcare provider is assisting on scene.

07/27/2018: OBHG Memo - Maintenance of Certification
The Ontario Base Hospital Group (OBHG) has released a memo regarding maintenance of certification.

07/25/2018: SWORBHP is Hiring!
Check out our careers page for new job postings!

06/18/2018: SWORBHP Team Donates Blood
The SWORBHP team was proud to roll up their sleeves on Friday to donate blood at GiveLifeLondon!

05/28/2018: Happy Paramedic Services Week!
Today marks the very first day for our daily giveaways for Paramedic Sevices Week. Click the link above for more details!

05/25/2018: ALS PCS Version 4.5 Webinar
Check out our Summary of Changes webinar that identifies the changes between the ALS PCS Version 4.4 to 4.5.

05/25/2018: 2018 SWORBHP Research Day
Join us for the SWORBHP Prehospital and Transport Medicine Research Day on June 19th. See flyer for more details.

05/03/2018: Paramedic Services Week 2018
Mark your calendars! Paramedic Services Week is coming soon (May 27 - Jun 2). Stay tune for more details!

05/03/2018: Emergency Preparedness Open House
Emergency Management London is hosting an open house on Saturday May 12. Check the flyer out for more details.

04/30/2018: ALS Patient Care Standards, Version 4.5
We have posted the ALS PCS Version 4.5 on our website. This version comes into effect May 1, 2018.

04/30/2018: SWORBHP Career Opportunities
We are recruiting for two part-time Pre-Hospital Care Specialist and a temp full-time Web & eLearning Design Developer.

04/27/2018: IQEMS Downtime Notice
IQEMS will be unavailable during Saturday Apr 28 (12-4 PM) and Sunday Apr 29 (12-4 PM) for a scheduled downtime.

03/13/2018: SWORBHP 12 Lead Acquisition Rounds
Has it been a while since you have had a 12 lead refresher? Well if so, join us for an in-class rounds presentation!

03/02/2018: Educator Drop-In Session (Stratford)
Join Cindy Harrison on Mar 6th (see flyer) at Perth Paramedic Services for a drop in session to answer any and all questions.

03/02/2018: LINKS Newsletter March 2018
We have posted the March edition of our LINKS Newsletter which includes articles related to paramedicine.

02/26/2018: TOTW - Caring for Trans* Patients
We posted a new tip that includes a great video made by some trans* Nova Scotians specifically for health care providers.

02/14/2018: New Ask MAC Questions and Answers
The Medical Council has reviewed and posted another round of questions on our Ask MAC website.

01/30/2018: Paramedic Safety Pause (Epi IV Case)
The Paramedic Safety Pause enables the sharing of cases and strategies to prevent similar variances or errors from occurring.

01/16/2018: TOTW - Street Drugs Part 1
We posted a new tip regarding the varying terms that patients often use for measuring the weight of street drugs.

01/26/2018: Supraventricular Tachycardia Webinar
Join us on Jan 26th for an webinar on Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT). Approved for 1 CME.

01/12/2018: TOTW - SWORBHP Communication Form
We posted a new tip regarding our communication form for services that utilize the Interdev/IMedic platform.

01/08/2018: Education Coordinator Job Posting
We are looking to recruit a full-time Education Coordinator. Posting closes January 19th. Apply today!

01/03/2018: Neonatal Resuscitation Provider Course
We will be hosting a NRP course (in class) on Feb 21st. Space is very limited so make sure to register early!

01/02/2018: IQEMS is Now Live!
We are excited to announce that we are now LIVE with our a new clinical auditing system called the IQEMS.

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