45-Day EMS Comment Period on 2018/2019 San Diego County BLS/ALS Treatment Protocols and Policies.
EMS Comment Period November 13, 2017 – December 27, 2017
County of San Diego Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is invited to submit written comments regarding the 2018-2019 San Diego County BLS/ALS Treatment Protocols and Policies. A 45-day comment period will begin on Monday, November 13, 2017 and conclude on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 5:00 pm. As we are continuing with our vision to implement policies and protocols that are based on the most current available evidence, we would appreciate your inclusion of supporting up-to-date references with your suggestions as appropriate.
Please see attached letter from Dr. Kristi Koenig regarding comment period.
The protocols and policies can be viewed below.
All comments must be received by 5:00 PM on December 27, 2017.
One of the primary functions of Emergency Medical Services is the regulation of the prehospital system. This page includes protocols and policies for current and past years, in addition to other relevant system reports documents.
2017 County of San Diego EMS Annual Update
Protocols and Policies:
2017-2018 POLICIES WILL BE POSTED JULY 1, 2017.
The Emergency Medical Services Treatment Protocol & Policies Manual is best viewed in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari web browsers.
2017-2018 Prehospital Policies, Procedures and Protocols:
The San Diego County EMS STEMI Receiving System Annual Report Series
Hospital Heliport Dataplates and Mapping Application
Link to the California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics Hospital Heliport Dataplates and mapping application with info sheets, or "dataplates," that provide permitted approach paths and other information for all the permitted Hospital Heliports in California. This information will be helpful to emergency planners, helicopter operators, and other users. You can find the dataplates on the interactive map or directly by hospital name by following the link.
The most recent, available maps for hospital heliports may be found here: http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/planning/aeronaut/helipads/dataplates/index.htm
Drafts of the data dictionary will be available here: QCS CEMSIS data dictionary version 2, 2/5/2010
For more information phone 619-285-6429.