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Dec 05, 2018, 13:13 ET Ornge receives highest possible standing from Accreditation Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, announces today that it has successfully received Accreditation with Exemplary Standing, the...


Dec 16, 2016, 11:00 ET Ornge wins 2016 Air Medical Transport Conference simulation competition

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, won first place at the 2016 Air Medical Transport Conference (AMTC) simulation competition in...


Aug 08, 2016, 13:48 ET Two Ornge aircraft struck by lasers this past weekend

MISSISSAUGA, Aug. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, reports two aircraft were struck by lasers this past weekend; one in the Greater Toronto Area and...


Jun 15, 2016, 11:15 ET Ornge responds to Transportation Safety Board of Canada investigation report

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, reaffirms its commitment to crew and patient safety following the release of the Transportation ...


Dec 08, 2015, 08:00 ET STARS and Ornge air ambulance services partner to reduce snowmobile risks

TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - STARS and Ornge air ambulance services are partnering to raise awareness of snowmobile safety in an effort to reduce snowmobile related injuries and fatalities in Canada ...


Nov 12, 2015, 07:00 ET Ornge hires four Cambrian College graduates to serve in Northern Communities

First Ornge partnership with a community college is benefitting Ontario patients MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is proud to...


Feb 12, 2015, 14:00 ET Ornge issues request for information on helicopter fleet renewal

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, announced today it has issued a Request for Information (RFI) for helicopter fleet renewal. As...


Sep 30, 2014, 17:08 ET Military surgeon, researcher and healthcare leader appointed Chief Medical Officer for Ornge

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Homer Chin-Nan Tien, an internationally-renowned,...


Sep 23, 2014, 13:12 ET Ornge and Cambrian College establish partnership in advanced care paramedicine

First Ornge partnership with a community college will benefit Ontario patients MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is proud to...


Jul 15, 2013, 13:30 ET Ornge Committed to Implementing Coroner's Recommendations

Several Expert Panel Recommendations Already Implemented; Others Underway TORONTO, July 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, welcomes the release of the...


Jul 14, 2013, 17:30 ET Media advisory: Ornge responds to expert panel report

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Dr. Andrew McCallum, President and CEO of Ornge, will be available to answer questions regarding the report of the Office of the Chief Coroner's Expert Panel on ...


Jun 17, 2013, 18:02 ET Ornge Memorial Service - Addendum for Broadcasters

TORONTO, June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - To honour our four fallen colleagues, Ornge will hold a memorial service for Captain Don Filliter, First Officer Jacques Dupuy, Flight Paramedic Dustin Dagenais and...


Jun 17, 2013, 11:52 ET Ornge Memorial - Tuesday June 18 - Reminder and Details for Media

TORONTO, June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - To honour our four fallen colleagues, Ornge will hold a memorial service for Captain Don Filliter, First Officer Jacques Dupuy, Flight Paramedic Dustin Dagenais and...


Jun 06, 2013, 16:23 ET Media Advisory - Ornge Memorial Service

TORONTO, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - To honour our four fallen colleagues, Ornge will hold a memorial service for Captain Don Filliter, First Officer Jacques Dupuy, Flight Paramedic Dustin Dagenais and...


Jun 04, 2013, 09:55 ET Ornge returns Sikorsky S76 helicopter fleet to service

TORONTO, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, announced today it is returning its Sikorsky S76 helicopters to service. On Friday May 31st, Ornge...


May 31, 2013, 11:30 ET Update on Ornge air ambulance accident

TORONTO, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge has confirmed the names of the deceased pilots and paramedics following a fatal air ambulance accident near Moosonee. They are: Captain Don Filliter of Skead,...


May 31, 2013, 08:59 ET Media Advisory - ORNGE News Conference

TORONTO, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge advises that a news conference will be held today at 11:30 a.m. in the lobby at its head office, 5310 Explorer Drive, Mississauga. Rob Giguere, Chief Operating...


May 31, 2013, 08:01 ET Ornge confirms fatalities in air ambulance accident

TORONTO, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - It is with deep regret that Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, confirms there are no survivors of an accident early this morning involving...


May 31, 2013, 06:23 ET Ornge statement on aircraft accident

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, confirms there has been an accident involving one of its air ambulance helicopters. The Sikorsky ...


May 01, 2013, 12:30 ET Ornge sells two surplus helicopters

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, announced today two surplus AW139 helicopters have been sold. The selling price was $20 million...


Mar 11, 2013, 15:11 ET New Heliport to Improve Patient Care

Markham Stouffville Hospital redevelopment offers new landing pad for Ornge MARKHAM, ON, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Markham Stouffville Hospital and Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related ...


Feb 14, 2013, 12:11 ET Ornge Submits First Quality Improvement Plan

Progress and Targets for Improvement Highlighted in First Report MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario patients requiring air ambulance services and critical care transport will receive...


Jan 31, 2013, 08:00 ET Ornge commits to ensuring air ambulance service in Thunder Bay

New paramedics to be hired for Northern Ontario MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is reaffirming its commitment to patients in...


Jan 24, 2013, 08:00 ET Ornge Improves Patient Safety With New Helicopter Interiors

Transport Canada Approves New Interim Interior for AW139 Helicopters MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is improving patient...


Dec 27, 2012, 10:08 ET New Whistleblower Protection at Ornge

New Policy Promotes Integrity Throughout Organization MISSISSAUGA, Dec. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Ornge, Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, is further improving accountability and...