Hamilton paramedics wary of Ontario ambulance merger

As the Ontario Government is looking at merging ambulance services across the province, the union for paramedics says Ontario should consult with them on how those mergers take place. In its budget delivered last week, the government says it plans to streamline the way land ambulance dispatch services are delivered by integrating the 59 emergency health services operators and 22 […]

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Bowman calls on province to pay full cost of ambulance services

Winnipeg mayor Brian Bowman wants the province to cover the full cost of ambulance services in the city. “Delivering a provincial service should not come at the expense of Winnipeg property taxpayers,” Bowman said Wednesday. “It’s important that as a contractor delivering these services on the province’s behalf, that it be done at a level that is cost neutral to […]

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