Skip to content (Press enter)

Paramedic Services

About Paramedic Services

Sault Ste. Marie Paramedic Services is dedicated to the preservation of life, alleviation of suffering and promotion of health and wellness to the citizens and visitors of Sault Ste. Marie and surrounding area in a caring compassionate and responsible manner.

Sault Ste. Marie Paramedic Services employs approximately 70 (64 full and part-time paramedics and 6 administrative positions) who deliver provincially mandated emergency medical services to approximately 80,000 people 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Sault Ste. Marie Paramedic Services currently has a fleet of 14 vehicles which include ambulances, emergency response vehicles and administrative vehicles.

Within the coverage areas there are two Paramedic Services stations. The Regional Emergency Services Complex (RESC) is within the city limits and the Garden River First Nation Base is located in Garden River First Nation.


  • Robert Rushworth – Chief, Paramedic Services
  • Dan Langevin – Deputy Chief Professional Standards, Training and Development
  • Louie Bruni – DSSMSSAB Manager of Corporate Services

District of Sault Ste. Marie Paramedic Services (DSSMPS)
65 Old Garden River Road
Sault Ste. Marie, ON   P6B 5A5

Robert Rushworth
Chief, Paramedic Services
Phone: 705-541-7034

Please, click here for additional Staff contact information.

Sign up for our email newsletter

We’ll keep you up to date on what’s happening and send you useful information.

Social media

Connect with us on our Facebook page

Ways to contact us

The following are a couple ways to get in touch with us: