Primary Health Care Task Group – Steering Committee
Members Bios

Catherine Hedges
Resident of Amherstburg, Windsor/Essex Region

Cathie Hedges has been a Paramedic in Essex County for 25 years. She began her career as a Primary Care Paramedic and was trained to the level of Advanced Care Paramedic in 1998. Since that time she has worked as the Manager for the Essex/Kent Base-Hospital Program and currently works as a Captain in the Quality Assurance and Education Division with Essex Windsor EMS. Her husband, Gerry, also works as an Advanced Care Paramedic with Essex Windsor EMS. They have raised two children in the Amherstburg area.

Cathie is an avid supporter of Dragon Boats for the Cure and paddles on the “First Training Broads” team. Additionally, she is involved in the Seat Smart Program and can be found inspecting children’s car seats at events throughout Essex County.