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WATCH: A Sudbury paramedic talks about his job during COVID-19

Editor Mark Gentili speaks with frontline paramedic Roger Frappier

In the battle against COVID-19, paramedics are out on the frontline. They're transporting patients who may be contagious; they're out in the community providing care while most Canadians hunker down at home to minimize physical contact with others. 

This morning, editor Mark Gentili spoke with Roger Frappier, a primary care paramedic in Sudbury, with 17 years of service under his belt. He works as a community paramedic in health promotion and is part of the team of paramedics administering community testing for COVID-19.

How are paramedics doing their jobs in the age of COVID-19?

Click the Play button in the above image to watch the conversation.