Sept 19 - 21, 2019 - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - PACEXPO [Speaker & Poster Presentation]

Critical Care Paramedic means something different in different regions of the world and Canada differs from the UK. Upon travelling to various countries and meeting many paramedics, the presenters have encountered varied definitions, scopes of practice and utilization of Critical Care Paramedics.

March 5, 2019 - Vancouver, BC, Canada - BCPA Research & Education Symposium [Speaker][Video Attached]

This session looks at the many areas in paramedicine subject to human factors blind spots. People often consider themselves to be unbiased; but what is bias? We all have environmental programming; gaps in thought and brain function presenting biased perspectives that can lead to medical errors. This talk will work to introduce some of the biases that exist in the paramedic work environment.