BCEHS Specialty Resources
Live Events Track
(1 Hour Session)
BCEHS Special Operations is the lead on all mass gathering events in the Province of BC from a medical perspective. Special Operations can work with event organizers to identify risks and ensure a coordinated response to emergencies.
This session will cover the mandate of BCEHS Special Operations, how events differ from a traditional ambulance response, specialized resources in pre-planned and crisis situations, and the benefits of specialized resources and roles that are available to event organizers, such as:
Paramedic Bike Squad/UTV Ambulances (Gator)
Paramedic Marine Unit
Event Communications Officer
A Q&A session will follow the presentation.