Corporate Profile

Tactical Emergency Medical Services Inc. (T.E.M.S.), is a progressive emergency medical and safety service based in Medicine Hat, Alberta with offices in Fort McMurray and Stony Plain, AB.


For the past 10 years our team of  professionals have been providing high quality emergency medical and saftey services to the oil & gas industry; special event venues; air + ground medical transports throughout Alberta, Sask, BC, NWT and Ontario. 



Darcy Baiton, Paramedic/CEO/CSO


  • Graduated EMT-A program, Lac La Biche Portage College, Lac La Biche, AB (1991)


  • EMT-A with Cold Lake Ambulance, Cold Lake, AB (1992-1993)


  • Graduated NAIT-Paramedic Program (Honors), Edmonton, AB (1995)

  • Paramedic with the Parkland Ambulance Authority (PAA), Stony Plain; AB. (1993-2002)
    • Equipment Coordinator (1996-1999)
    • Vehicle Maintenance Coordinator (1997-1999)
    • Medical Control Guidelines Committee (1995-2000)
    • CUPE Local 3671 President (1997-1998)


  • Flight Paramedic with the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) (1997-2004)
    • Medical Operations Manager, Edmonton Base (1998-1999)
    • Equipment Coordinator, Edmonton Base (1998-2002)
    • Education Coordinator, Edmonton Base (2000-2001)
    • Flight Paramedic, Calgary Base (2003-2004)
    • 300 Rotory Wing Missions
    • STARS 2003 Calendar Cover, UofA Hospital Helipad, Edmonton, AB (1999)


  • Ground/Flight Paramedic with the Palliser Health Authority Emergency Medical Services, Medicine Hat, AB (2002-2005)
    • Firefighter NFPA-1001, Medicine Hat Fire Department (2004)
    • 150 Fixed Wing Missions


  • Paramedic/CEO/CSO for Tactical Emergency Medical Services Inc. (2005-present)


Marie Baiton, Chief Financial Officer


  • Canadian Securities Financial Advise License, Primerica, (1998-2001)
  • Term Life Insurance Advisor, Primerica (1998-2001)
  • Canadian Tax Preparer Certificate (2001)
  • Tax Preparer, A&R Bookkeeping (2001-2005)
  • CFO for Tactical Emergency Medical Services Inc. (2005-present)












Dr. Ian Phelps, M.D., CCFP (EM), Paramedic

(T.E.M.S. Medical Director)


  • Ian was instrumental with the initial development of the T.E.M.S. Medical Control Guidelines, Staff Development and Medical Audit System.


  • Ian practiced as a Registered Paramedic for the Medicine Hat Ambulance Service for 13 years prior to entering the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary.


  • Upon graduating from the U of C, Ian embarked on a successful family practice in Medicine Hat, AB. Ian also works as an emergency room physician for Alberta Health Services in Medicine Hat and Ft. McMurray.


  • Medical Director for the Alberta Health Emergency Medical Services (Southern Zone)

  • Senior Medical Director for Alberta Health Emergency Medical Services.


  • Dr. Phelps is available 24/7 for emergency medical consultation for all T.E.M.S. personnel



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