Girard & Associates is dedicated to perform (CQI)
Continuous Quality Improvement programs for EMS agencies. Girard &
Associates provides specific (QI) Quality Improvement services that will
measurably enhance existing programs. Our commitment to service
excellence ensures absolute compliance to the highest EMS standards.
President, Paul Girard
Paul first started in EMS in 1980. He became an EMT in 1981 and a
paramedic in 1986 from Northeastern University. He graduated Magna Cum
Laude from Bryant University with a B.S. in Business Administration
minoring in Finance. He served as a
Site Reviewer for (CAAS) Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance
Services. He was the Director of Paramedic and Ambulance Services for
Caritas Norwood Hospital for 7 years. During this time he transformed
the department from a loss leader to a highly profitable department by
instituting cost controls and adding 3 new profitable product lines.
Paul has worked within the (CQI) Continuous Quality Improvement area
since the mid 1980’s. Paul started Girard & Associates, LLC in 2005.
Girard & Associates provides quality improvement auditing, plan
development, and administration of agency QI programs for emergency
medical services agencies.