Prehospital Care Specialist

The Pre-Hospital Care Specialist (PHCS), in conjunction with the Base Hospital leaders and Medical Directors develops, facilitates and delivers educational opportunities for paramedics in the region. This would include the certification of new paramedics and continuing medical education for a broad range of practice competencies and medical directives.  Using a just culture approach, looking at a standardized process with established benchmarks and analysis of paramedic patient care activities; the PHCS assures patient safety by evaluating performance and monitoring adherence to provincial standards.

Bio: Melissa joined SWORBHP in August 2017 as a full-time Prehospital Care Specialist. Prior to joining SWORBHP Melissa worked as a Clinical Educator for the Northwest Region Base Hospital Program since September 2009. She completed the Primary Care Paramedic Program at Confederation College in 2004.

Phone: (519) - 685 - 8500 ext. 77620