Liz Hill
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Liz Hill

“Next to creating a life, the finest thing a man or woman can do is save one”

– Abraham Lincoln

Occupation: Primary Care Paramedic - Cornwall and the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry

Personal Life & Experiences
  • Liz has been a primary care paramedic for 17 years
  • She has been married for 14 years and has 3 sons ages 4, 8 and, 11
  • She is also a fitness instructor for, Zumba, Pilates, Spinning, Group Fitness, Nordic Pole and, BOSU
  • Liz is a first aid instructor
  • She is also a crossfit enthusiast and participant
Professional Experiences and Accomplishments
  • Liz Hill graduated from the Paramedic Program from Algonquin College in 2001.
  • Her services respond to the City of Cornwall and the United Countries which cover approximately 3,358.49 km2 of Eastern Ontario.
  • The service is made up of 64 full-time paramedics and 38 part-time paramedics. The paramedics include primary care, primary care with autonomous IV and advanced care. Each paramedic has a different skill set.
  • Some of the skills that Liz can perform as an Autonomous PCP are:
    • semi – automatic defibrillation
    • 12 lead ECG acquisition and interpretation
    • CPAP continuous positive airway pressure
    • Supra-glottic airway insertion
    • Taser probe removal
    • Peripheral IV initiation and fluid administration
    • Administration of symptom relief medications
    • Oxygen therapy
    • Venous blood draws
    • Nasal swabs for Influenza Outbreaks
    • Intra muscular injections
    • Emergency patient care
    • Basic Trauma Life Support
    • Triage
    • Patient Advocacy
    • Intra muscular injections