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Emergency medical care & patient transfer services

BC Emergency Health Services provides pre-hospital emergency services and inter-facility patient transfers throughout the province and oversees the BC Ambulance Service and BC Patient Transfer Services.

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Overdose calls highest ever recordedOverdose calls highest ever recordedEvery day in B.C. close to 100 people overdose, requiring a 9-1-1 medical emergency call and paramedics to respond, and often, to bring them back to life.http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/overdose-calls-highest-ever-recorded2022-01-12T08:00:00Z
We’re hiring! BCEHS launches nationwide recruitment campaignWe’re hiring! BCEHS launches nationwide recruitment campaignFor Virginia Mountain, a paramedic unit chief in Tahsis, her favourite thing about the job is a feeling of accomplishment.http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/we-are-hiring2022-01-06T08:00:00Z
Santa gets a lift from BCEHS and Helijet to bring Christmas cheer to kids in hospitalSanta gets a lift from BCEHS and Helijet to bring Christmas cheer to kids in hospitalVancouver, B.C. – Children, parents and staff in B.C. hospitals are once again being treated to a pre-Christmas visit by Santa Claus following the resumption of air ambulance Santa Flights by BC Emergency Health Services (BCEHS) and Helijet.http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/santa-gets-a-lift-from-bcehs-and-helijet2021-12-14T08:00:00Z
Two exceptional BCEHS leaders recognized with provincial awardsTwo exceptional BCEHS leaders recognized with provincial awardsBCEHS recently recognized two leaders for their dedication and commitment to their teams and the communities they serve. http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/2021-provincial-awards2021-11-12T08:00:00Z
Two weeks after getting her PCP licence she responded to her first overdoseTwo weeks after getting her PCP licence she responded to her first overdoseParamedics have been on the frontlines of the opioid crisis since it began more than five years ago. BCEHS paramedics now regularly respond to more than 100 overdose patients every day in B.C.http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/overdose-awareness-day-20212021-08-30T07:00:00Z

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