Local Medical Director (Bruce, Grey), Co-medical Director for Quality Assurance
The Local Medical Director (LMD) for SWORBHP provides medical leadership and direction to the Paramedics within their region and oversight for education provided to Paramedics within the SWORBHP region congruent with the goals and mission of SWORBHP and LHSC. The LMD works closely with SWORBHP leaders, staff and Physicians, Paramedics, Paramedic Leaders and local hospitals to facilitate the delivery of excellent prehospital care while advancing safe practice and preparedness in our communities through collaborative partnerships and innovation.
Bio: Dr. Mehta joined SWORBHP in 2020 in the role of Local Medical Advisor for the northern Paramedic Services. He moved to Local Medical Director in 2021. Dr. Mehta completed his Bachelor of Science at University of Waterloo and then his medical training at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University in 2006. He subsequently completed his Family Medicine residency at Western University, including the additional year of Emergency Medicine training. Dr. Mehta currently works as an Emergency Physician at Grey Bruce Health Services – Owen Sound and has served as Chief of that department since 2015.
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