Relationship to Government
The Department of Health for the Province of New Brunswick is the
government department responsible for the delivery of ambulance services
throughout New Brunswick.
Ambulance New Brunswick is the organization that has been granted the
license and authority by the Department of Health to provide ambulance
services in New Brunswick.
- The Department of Health sets legislation, regulations, standards,
specifications, rules, policies, procedures, reporting requirements and
audit requirements as are deemed necessary in its sole discretion for
the proper functioning of the System.
The Paramedic Association of New Brunswick has legislative authority,
pursuant to the Paramedic Act, to license and regulate the paramedic
- The Department of Health provides medical direction and establishes
Standard Operating Protocols and supervises and has authority over the
Provincial Medical Director.
The Department of Health provides funding to ANB.