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CAE Healthcare today announced that it has partnered with Ornge, a leader in the field of Transport Medicine, to become the exclusive provider of Ornge’s simulation and education programs for healthcare practitioners worldwide.

 "We believe Ornge’s suite of programs is an excellent addition to our growing portfolio of best-in-class medical education and simulation solutions. We share a common vision with Ornge for the delivery of innovative and quality education to health practitioners in order to improve patient care and safety," said Guillaume Hervé, President of CAE Healthcare. "Transport medicine requires healthcare providers to be highly trained in providing specialized medical care in a mobile environment. Ornge’s expertise in providing patient care and education coupled with CAE’s simulation-based aviation training experience will be deployed in air, ground and marine medical transport applications. CAE Healthcare will be able to offer its customers comprehensive solutions that bring a new level of excellence to critical care transport and emergency medical services."

Under terms of the agreement, CAE Healthcare will be the exclusive provider worldwide of Ornge’s current and future product portfolio of educational programs save and except that Ornge will continue to provide Transport Medecine solutions including these educational programs in Ontario. This includes the only Canadian Medical Association (CMA) accredited Critical Care Flight Paramedic program in Canada, as well as Ornge’s CMA-accredited education program for Advanced Care Flight Paramedics. All educational programs are based on innovative and flexible models that integrate different types of learning. Students participate in classroom sessions, videoconferences, seminars, high fidelity patient simulations, on-line learning, and placements in hospitals, helicopters, fixed-wing aircraft and land ambulances.

"We are delighted to partner with CAE, a brand that is well respected and globally recognized.  This opportunity will enable Ornge to leverage CAE’s expertise in simulation and modelling technology, educational program development, and its sales channel to expand our transport medicine offerings to healthcare providers worldwide," said Dr. Chris Mazza, President and CEO of Ornge.

CAE Healthcare and Ornge will jointly develop solutions for transport medicine and critical care programs.  Both organizations will be attending and exhibiting at HELI-EXPO 2010, taking place in Houston Texas from February 20 to 23. 

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