EMS Fees

Res #: 14-09M
Number: 14
Year: 2009
Midterm: Yes
Expired: Yes
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Ministry of Corrections, Public Safety and Policing

WHEREAS the Saskatchewan Government has passed management of Emergency  Medical Services to the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics; and


WHEREAS the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics has implemented a substantial increase in professional fees;


BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the Provincial Government to take back the management of Emergency Medical Services due to the increased costs on rural areas.

Response from Al Hilton, Deputy Minister of Corrections, Public Safety and Policing:

Resolution numbers 14 and 15 fall under the portfolio of the Ministry of Health. I have forwarded a copy of this letter to the Ministry of Health, Deputy Minister Dan Florizone.