Ottawa. City Operations

Site: Ottawa - Don Reid Dr

Service: Emergency and Protective Services - Community Paramedicine Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-580-2418
E-Mail community.paramedicine@ottawa.ca
Primary Contact Andrew Hemlin, Commander, Ottawa Paramedic Service; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 12992
Address & Map
Ottawa Paramedic Service Headquarters
2465 Don Reid Dr
Ottawa, ON K1H 1E2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Paramedics and EMT's operating in expanded role to provide routine healthcare services, including: 
 
* In-house assessment and treatment of flu-like symptoms 
* Intensive care coordination in partnership with Healthlink 
* Wellness Checks: blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate and assessment, oxygen saturation, blood glucose, ECG monitoring 
* Falls risk assessments 
* Home safety scan 
* Poly-pharmacy reviews 
* Social environment assessment 
* Care coordination and integration with health team 
* Communication with Primary Care Physician or Nurse Practitioner 
* Treatment planning and associated test 
* Coordination with community programs and services to improve client social interactions
Hours Mon-Sun 8 am-7 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call to make an appointment
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OttawaCommunityParamedics/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/OTT_CPmedic
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Established 2017
Funding Grants
Date Updated 06 Dec 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Case/Care Management ; Fall Prevention Programs ; Home Safety Evaluations ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs ; Mobile Health Care ; Prescription Medication Services

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