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.
Communication from EMS Medical Director:
2018 County of San Diego EMS Annual Update
2018 BLS and ALS Summary of Changes to follow
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