Paramedic staff across Saskatoon Health Region reached out into their respective communities to mark the week set aside each May to celebrate their profession.

Saskatoon Health Region owns and operates Watrous District Ambulance. The organization celebrated its 40th anniversary with a banquet on Wednesday, May 28.

Emergency Medical Services staff in other privately operated organizations also held several community events to raise awareness about emergency services in their respective communities.

A couple of the younger fans of paramedics tour an ambulance with Watrous District Ambulance.

A couple of the younger fans of paramedics tour an ambulance with Watrous District Ambulance.

Paramedics with Shamrock Ambulance respond to an emergency in the Wynyard/Wadena area.

Paramedics with Shamrock Ambulance respond to an emergency in the Wynyard/Wadena area.

School children toured through MD Ambulance facilities in Saskatoon.

School children toured through MD Ambulance facilities in Saskatoon.

Watrous and District Ambulance celebrates 40 years.

Watrous and District Ambulance celebrates 40 years.


Paramedics are an important member of the emergency department team.

Paramedics are an important member of the emergency department team.