Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Our Role

Mission
To develop a professional association, comprised of licensed pre-hospital practitioners across Manitoba, with a strong voice in EMS issues that promotes the well-being, safety and appropriate medical treatment of our patients.

Vision
To become a self-governing, self-regulatory society responsible for licensure of all pre-hospital practitioners in the province of Manitoba.

Goals

  • To promote the highest level of pre-hospital care possible
  • To represent the professional interests of all EMS practitioners in Manitoba
  • To be a strong voice reflecting grassroots issues to the Province, local governments and the Regional Health Authorities
  • To represent EMS practitioners on provincial committees, advisory groups, etc
  • To foster relationships and work collectively with other allied health care agencies and organizations to promote the highest level of care for all patients
  • To support and facilitate continuing education for EMS providers
  • To encourage and assist in development of EMS education that is relevant, comprehensive and accredited
  • To raise public and political awareness about the role of Paramedics
  • To be active in development and promotion of programs within the community that serve to reduce and/or prevent injury or illness
  • To serve as the provincial chapter of the Paramedic Association of Canada
  • To keep members informed of current EMS issues and trends
  • To develop a code of professional ethics and conduct
  • To maintain a provincial registry of EMS practitioners
  • To pursue self-regulation of EMS practitioners in Manitoba
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