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May 5, 2017

Some new provincial funding is on the way for Health Sciences North in Sudbury. Meanwhile, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union told CTV the spending outlined by the province in last week's budget isn’t going to be enough.

May 5, 2017

OPSEU member paramedics participated in a lobby day May 3 at Queen’s Park. They were joined by paramedics from across the province to deliver a unified message to Ontario’s Liberal government: improve emergency medicine by enhancing Ontario’s paramedic ambulance services.

May 5, 2017

OPSEU’s latest video, jointly produced with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), explores the lifesaving work of Ontario’s paramedics.

May 5, 2017

Last week’s provincial budget did little to address the health care needs of northern Ontario, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) told a news conference today.

March 29, 2017
  • Over 2 million requests for ambulance services are made every year in Ontario
  • Hundreds of unnecessary calls to 911 for an ambulance occur daily in Ontario
  • Emergency ambulance resources could be tied up responding to unnecessary calls