College withdrawal from PAC: More Details
February 19, 2021
On Tuesday, February 16, Council President Melissa Manion announced the College would no longer be able to be the Alberta Chapter for the Paramedic Association of Canada as a result of Alberta’s Bill 46.
We know this brings up many questions for regulated members pertaining to PAC fees paid, annual member dues, liability insurance...
President’s Message: College withdraws from PAC, what this means for members and fees
February 16, 2021
In the years since the College became the Alberta Chapter of the Paramedic Association of Canada (PAC), we have been willing partners and participants, hoping to help further the paramedic profession at the national level. I, myself, was honoured to participate in the Paramedics on the Hill event organized and facilitated by PAC....
New Standards of Practice for the Paramedic Profession: Consultation Period Open
February 4, 2021
Professional standards, or as legislation refers to them Standards of Practice, are essential to ensure quality care is provided to all Albertans by all healthcare professions.
The current Standards of Practice for the paramedic profession were developed and approved in 2016, as part of the profession’s proclamation under the Health Professions Act. While appropriate...