Nova Scotia orders EHS review as paramedics’ work concerns continue: CBC news

August 8, Posted in #codecritical, Latest Post, Recent News

  The Nova Scotia government is preparing to do a system-design review of EHS as the union representing paramedics continues to sound the alarm about understaffed ambulances and service shortages around the province. The union released data this week collected during July that shows increasing numbers of ambulances are either out of service or not …

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EHS working with province on ambulance solutions: CBC News

August 3, Posted in #codecritical, Latest Post, Recent News

There’s probably no single solution,’ says interim head of emergency medicine at NSHA central zone   Health-care officials are grappling with the problem of ambulances being tied up at larger hospitals across Nova Scotia. Offloading patients has become a slow process when hospital beds are at or near capacity. Those working in the system say …

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Union urges province to fix ambulance availability issue

July 31, Posted in #codecritical, Latest Post, Recent News

  The union representing Nova Scotia paramedics has been tweeting for five months using #codecritical to raise awareness about ambulance availability. It’s hoping the province will come up with ways to fix administrative delays in offloading patients at hospitals. But that hasn’t happened yet. CBC News Union urges province to fix Ambulance availability issues  

IUOE 727 LIVE

September 29, Posted in Latest Post

We are pleased to announce IUOE 727 Paramedic Union Web Page is going live tomorrow at 11am