Dr. Schamnel’s Notes

Tradition– Dr. Schamnel’s Notes One of the first Victory General Hospital annual reports described the Ambulance as a “covered vehicle designed to convey patients to and from hospital who had to travel in the recumbent position.” In less ornate language, the ambulance was a large edition of the wagons which were used to deliver meat Read More …

A Provincial Survey of Personnel Training Standards, Equipment Standards and Funding

By David H Goldstein, B.Sc. (Health Education), REMTA There is an increasing demand for the implementation of improved, up-to-date training and equipment for ground ambulance services across Canada. However, before this can be achieved, it is essential to review the current levels of these services. This paper present the results of a survey designed to Read More …