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Emergency Medical Services

Prehospital System

For more information phone 619-285-6429 or send us an email.

One of the primary functions of Emergency Medical Services is the regulation of the prehospital system.

Hours of operation for certification/recertification/licensure/relicensure are:  Monday - Thursday 8am-4pm. Staff will not be available for any front desk assistance, transactions or certification/licensure business on Fridays.

Facilities where these Services are offered:

Note:  The EMS website will be migrating to a new web server.  Please check back in August for the latest full version of the Protocol and Policy manual.  Policies and Protocols updated since the 2013-2014 version are individually listed below.

Letter to EMS Community regarding New/Revised 2014-2015 Emergency Medical Services Treatment Protocol/Policies 

    Updated!Policy S-029: Stroke Advisory Committee (SAC) - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol P-111: Treatment Protocol - Adult Standing Orders For Communication Failure - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol P-115: Treatment Protocol - ALS Medication List - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol P-117: Treatment Protocol - Pediatric (<15 yo and <37 kg) Drug Chart - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol S-138: Treatment Protocol - Shock - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol S-143: Treatment Protocol - Sepsis - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol P-303: MICN - Authorization/Reauthorization - Dated 12/05/2013

    Updated!Policy P-401: Scope of Practice Of EMT-Paramedic In San Diego County - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Policy S-402: Prehospital Determination Of Death - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Policy P-403: Physician On Scene - Dated 7/01/2014

    Updated!Protocol P-806: ALS First Responder Inventory - Dated 7/25/2013

    Updated!Protocol S-836: Critical Care Transport Unit Inventory - Dated 10/24/2013

 2013-2014 Emergency Medical Services Treatment Protocol & Policies Manual - Effective July 1, 2013

Note:The Emergency Medical Services Treatment Protocol & Policies Manual is best viewed in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari web browsers.

  • To print an individual protocol, locate the protocol in the “Bookmarks” section of the document, right-click “Print page(s).”

 Front-desk staff available for assistance during regular certification hours, M-Th 8am-4pm (closed Fridays).   

 Protocols & Policies manuals are available for past years: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. 2011, 2012

Bubble Form Manual for FY 2013/2014

2009 EMT Optional Skills Verification Form 

 

QCS CEMSIS

    Drafts of the data dictionary will be available here: QCS-CEMSIS data dictionary version 2, 2/5/2010

 

Specialty Care System Centers: 

  • STEMI Receiving Centers
    • Alvarado Hospital
    • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    • Palomar Medical Center
    • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
    • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    • Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista
    • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
    • Sharp Grossmont
    • Sharp Memorial
    • Tri-City Medical Center
    • UCSD Medical Center
    • UCSD Medical Center La Jolla
  • Form to Use for STEMI Submissions Starting January 1, 2013:STEMI SRC Data Form-2013

 

  • Stroke Receiving Centers (announcement letter)
    • Alvarado Hospital
    • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    • Palomar Medical Center
    • Paradise Valley Hospital
    • Pomerado Hospital
    • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
    • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    • Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista
    • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
    • Sharp Coronado Hospital
    • Sharp Grossmont
    • Sharp Memorial
    • Tri-City Medical Center
    • UCSD Medical Center
    • UCSD Medical Center La Jolla

    

For more information phone 619-285-6429 or send us an email.