Lanark County Paramedic Service names new Deputy Chief
Breanne Lapointe has been named the new Deputy Chief of the Lanark County Paramedic Service (LCPS), effective August 31, 2020.
Breanne has more than 14 years of experience as a Paramedic with Lanark County and other services. She joined LCPS as a Primary Care Paramedic in May 2006. During her career, Breanne has progressed to the position of Superintendent, and most recently, Acting Commander of Professional Standards.
“In addition to her experience with LCPS, Breanne’s background as an Advanced Care Paramedic and Facilitator with the Regional Paramedic Program of Eastern Ontario makes her very well-suited for this position,” notes Chief Travis Mellema. “Congratulations Breanne!”
Lanark County Paramedic Service (LCPS) is operated by Almonte General Hospital under contract with the County of Lanark. LCPS is the sole provider of emergency medical response within the County of Lanark – a service district encompassing 3,074 square kilometres with a population of approximately 70,000 people.