2015 Policy Manual
April 1, 2015 - March 31, 2016

1000 - EMS Personnel
1100 - Education
1101 Emergency Medical Dispatch Training
1102 Emergency Medical Technician Training
1103 Paramedic Training
1200 - Credentialing
1201 Fee Schedule
1202 EMT Certification
1203 EMT Recertification
1204 EMT Certification by Challenge
1205 Certificate Review Process
1206 Paramedic Accreditation
1207 Paramedic Reverification
1208 MICN Authorization
1209 MICN Reauthorization
1210 MICN Challenge
1300 - Continuing Education
1301 Continuing Education for EMS Personnel
1302 Skills Competency Verification
1303 Continuing Education Provider

2000 - Communications
2100 - Dispatch Services
2101 Emergency Medical Dispatch
2200 - Operations
2201 Radio Communication Standard
2202 ReddiNet

3000 - Prehospital Services
3100 - First Response Services
3101 First Response Agencies
3102 Use of Alternative Ambulance
3103 Fireline EMT and Paramedic
3200 - Transport Services
3201 Ambulance Permits
3202 Transport Services
3300 - Operations
3301 Drug and Equipment List
3302 Controlled Substances
3303 Scene Management
3304 Multiple Casualty Incident (MCI) Scene Management
3305 Physical Restraint and Transport
3306 Alternative Medications
3307 Emerging Viruses

4000 - Treatment Protocols
4100 - Key Protocols
4101 Introduction to Treatment Protocols
4102 Universal Patient
4103 Calculation Chart
4200 - Patient Disposition
4201 On Scene Physician Wishing to Assume Responsibility
4202 Refusal of Treatment and/or Transport
4203 Do Not Attempt Resuscitation
4300 - Trauma
4301 Shock Due to Trauma
4302 Traumatic Injuries
4303 Burns
4304 Heat Illness / Hyperthermia
4305 Frostbite / Hypothermia
4400 - Cardio/Pulmonary
4401 Shock Unrelated to Trauma
4402 Suspected Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
4403 Ventricular Assist Devices
4404 Symptomatic Tachycardia with Pulses
4405 Symptomatic Bradycardia with Pulses
4406 Cardiac Arrest
4407 Neonatal Resuscitation
4408 Respiratory Distress
4500 - Neurological
4501 Hypoglycemia with Altered Mental Status
4502 Seizures
4503 Suspected Stroke
4504 Nausea and/or Vomiting
4600 - Toxins/Reactions
4601 Allergy and/or Anaphylaxis
4602 Overdose / Adverse Reaction
4603 Behavioral Emergency with Suspected Excited Delirium
4604 Toxic Exposure, Inhalation, or Ingestion
4605 Exposure to Nerve Agents, Organophosphates, and Carbamates
4606 Snakebite
4700 - OB/GYN
4701 Pre-Eclampsia and Eclampsia
4702 Labor and Delivery

5000 - Programs & Systems
5100 - AED Program
5101 EMT AED Service Provider
5102 Public Safety AED Service Provider
5200 - Helicopter EMS (HEMS)
5201 EMS Aircraft Operations, Equipment, and Personnel
5300 - Trauma System
5301 Trauma Triage Indicators and Destination
5302 Continuation of Trauma Care
5303 PRC Trauma Patient Registry
5400 - STEMI Program
5401 STEMI Receiving Centers
5402 Continuation of STEMI Care
5500 - Interfacility Transport
5501 Interfacility Transfer
5600 - Disaster Medical System
5601 NAAK Training
5602 BLST Deployment
5603 CHEMPACKs
5604 Mass Exposure to Nerve Agents, Organophosphates, or Carbamates
5700 - Stroke System
5701 Stroke Centers
5800 - Trial Studies
5801 Tranexamic Acid (TXA)

6000 - Hospitals
6100 - Prehospital Receiving Centers
6101 Prehospital Receiving Centers
6102 Hospital Emergency Services Reduction Impact Assessment
6103 Ambulance Diversion
6200 - Base Hospitals
6201 Base Hospital Designation and Criteria
6202 Special Event Designated Base Hospital

7000 - Continuous Quality Improvement
7100 - CQI System
7101 The CQI System
7200 - Performance Standards
7201 Purpose Statement
7300 - Category I Skills: Low Frequency / High Risk
7301 Pediatric Orotracheal Intubation
7302 Adult Orotracheal Intubation
7303 BLS Airway Adjuncts
7304 Positive Pressure Ventilation
7305 Laryngoscopy and Magill Forceps
7306 Needle Chest Decompression
7307 Transcutaneous Cardiac Pacing
7308 Synchronized Cardioversion
7309 Post-ETI Confirmation and Monitoring
7310 Calculating and Preparing Drug Dosages
7311 Defibrillation
7312 ET Introducing Stylet
7313 Rescue Airway Insertion
7314 King Airway
7315 Tourniquets
7400 - Category II Skills: High Frequency / High Risk
7401 12-Lead Electrocardiogram
7500 - Category III Skills: High Frequency / Low Risk
7501 Use of Glucometer
7600 - Category IV Skills: Low Frequency / Low Risk
7601 Intraosseous Infusion
7602 Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
7700 - Data Collection
7701 Patient Care Records

8000 - Administration
8100 - The EMS System
8101 EMS System Resource List
8200 - Advisory Committees
8201 Emergency Medical Care Committee
8202 Prehospital Medical Advisory Committee
8203 Trauma Audit Committee
8204 Trauma Program Managers Committee
8300 - Policy Review
8301 Annual Policy Review Process

9000 - Appendix
9100 - References
9101 Definitions
9102 References

9200 - Credentialing Forms
9202 EMT Request for Live Scan
9204 EMT Challenge Examination
9206 EMT Skills Competency Verification
9207 AEMT Skills Competency Verification
9210 ALS Skills Competency Verification
9300 - CQI Forms
9301 Exceptional Performance Report
9302 PRC Trauma Patient Registry
9400 - Reporting Forms
9401 Code 3 Notification
9402 Nerve Agent Antidote Kit (NAAK) Notification
9403 Escape Hood Notification
9404 Submersion Incident Report Form
9405 Communicable Disease Exposure Request Form
9406 Suspected Child Abuse Report
9407 Report of Suspected Adult/Elder Abuse
9408 DEA Report of Lost or Stolen Controlled Substances
9500 - Public Access Defibrillation Forms
9501 PAD Application
9502 PAD Event Summary
9600 - ICS Forms
9601 ICS 420-1 Field Operations Guide
9602 ICS 214 Unit Log
9603 ICS 305 Branch Worksheet
9604 ICS 306 Recorder Worksheet
9605 ICS 308 Hospital Resource Record
9606 ICS 310 Ambulance Resource Status
9607 ICS 312 Medical Supply Receipt and Inventory