600 ~ BLS and ALS Treatment Protocols
601 ~ Universal Algorhitm
601 ~ Attachment A ~ Universal Algorhitm Definitions
GENERAL
602 ~ Airway Management
603 ~ Pain Management - General
MEDICAL
610 ~ Abdominal/Flank Pain(Medical)
611 ~ Allergic Reaction/Anaphylaxis
612 ~ Altered Level of Consciousness
613 ~ Behavioral Emergencies
614 ~ Ingestion/Poisoning/OD
615 ~ Severe Nausea/Vomiting
616 ~ Respiratory - Bronchospam Asthma/COPD/CROUP
617 ~ Respiratory Distress - Pulmonary Edema
618 ~ Repiratory Distress Other
619 ~ Shock Medical (non-traumatic)
620 ~ Seizure
621 ~ Suspected Stroke/TIA
ENVIRONMENTAL
630 ~ Bites/Stings/Snake Bites
631 ~ Hyperthermia/Hypothermia
CARDIAC
640 ~ Adult Chest Pain/Acute Coronary Syndrome
641 ~ Pulseless Cardiac Arrest (Atraumatic) Adult High Performance CPR
641 ~ Attachment A - Adult Pulseless Arrest - Cardiac Origin
641 ~ Attachment B - Pediatric<34Kg Pulseless Arrest
642 ~ Supraventricular Tachycardia
643 ~ Ventricular Tachycardia with Pulses
644 ~ Bradycardia
OB/GYN
650 ~ Child Birth
651 ~ Newborn Care
TRAUMA
660 ~ General Trauma
660 ~ Attachment A ~ BLS Protocol
661 ~ Traumatic Arrest
662 ~ Burns
PROCEDURES
701 ~ Capnography (End Tidal CO2 Monitoring)
702 ~ Spinal Motion Restriction
702 ~ Attachment A ~ Algorithm
703 ~ Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
704 ~ Needle Cricothyrotomy
705 ~ Needle Thoracostomy
706 ~ Hemorrhage Control/Tourniquet/Hemostatic Agents
706 ~ Attachment A - State EMSA Approved Hemostatic Dressings/Tourniquets
707 ~ 12-Lead ECG
708 ~ Automatic External Defibirillator (AED)
709 ~ Intranasal Medication
710 ~ Vascular Access and Monitoring
711 ~ Use of Restraints
712 ~ High Performance CPR (HPCPR)
713 ~ Pelvic Binder Application
2017 Policies and Procedures
POLICIES
ADMINISTRATION
100 ~  Continuous Quality Improvement
100 ~ Attachment A ~ Continuous Quality Improvement Plan
100 ~ Attachment B ~ CQI Process
100 ~ Attachment C ~ Opportunity for Improvement Form
101 ~ Fee Collection
102 ~ BLS to ALS - Application Standards, Criteria and Review Mechanisms
COMMUNICATIONS & DOCUMENTATION
120 ~ Reddinet Communications
121 ~ EMS Base Station Report
121 ~ Attachment A ~ Base Hospital Report Format
122 ~ Communication Failure
122 ~ Attachment A ~ Communication Failure Report Form
123 ~ Contagious Disease Exposure
123 ~ Attachment A ~ Body Fluids That May Pose A Risk
123 ~ Attachment B ~ Hospital Form
123 ~ Attachment C ~ Coroner Requirements for Source Blood Acquisition
123 ~ Attachment D ~ Post Patient Contact
123 ~ Attachment E ~ Exposure Form
124 ~ Documentation of Prehospital Care
124 ~ Attachment A ~ Abbreviations and Acronyms List
125 ~ Prehospital Determination of Death/Do Not Resuscitate(DNR)/End of LIfe Care
DESTINATION & TRANSPORTATION
150 ~ Physician Request for Transfer of Patient by Ambulance
151 ~ Destination
152 ~ STEMI Triage and Destination
153 ~ Trauma Patient Triage and Destination
153 ~ Attachment A ~ Trauma Triage Guidelines
154 ~ Hospital Diversion
154 ~ Attachment A ~ Hospital Diversion Checklist and Report Form
155 ~ Emergency Medical Service Helicopter Operation
155 ~ Attachment A ~ Opportunity for Improvement Incident Report Form
155 ~ Attachment B ~ Expedited Launch Zones
155 ~ Attachment C ~ Expedited Launch Zone Map  or  Larger Map
155 ~ Attachment D ~ Flight Times and Landing Zone Selection
155 ~ Attachment E ~ EMS Helicopter Request and Destination
155 ~ Attachment F ~ County Division Map for H70 and CALSTAR or Larger Map
156 ~ Nurse-Staffed Critical Care Transport
EDUCATION & TRAINING
170 ~ EMT Training Program Approval
171 ~ Continuing Education Course and Provider Approval
171 ~ Attachment A ~ CE Provider Guidebook
172 ~ Paramedic Training Program Approval
173 ~ EMD Program
OPERATIONS
200 ~ Scene Management
201 ~ EMS Personnel Hazardous Material Training Standards
202 ~ County-wide Ambulance Move-up Procedure
203 ~ Patient Refusal of Treatment and/or Transport
204 ~ Public Safety Automated External Defibrillator Program
204 ~ Attachment A ~ Public Safety AED Servicer Provider Guide
205 ~ Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support Equipment and Supply
205 ~ Attachment A ~ Equipment and Supply List
206 ~ ALS Special Use Medic
207 ~ ALS Public Health Medic
208 ~ Guidelines for Use of Out-of-County Paramedic in SLO County
209 ~ Guidelines for Use of SLO County Paramedic Out of The Area
209 ~ Attachment A ~ Controlled Substance Inventory
210 ~ MCI Operations
210 ~ Attachment A ~ MCI Matrix
211 ~ Management of Controlled Substance
211 ~ Attachment A ~ Power of Attorney for DEA Form
211 ~ Attachment B ~ Quarterly Use Form
212 ~ Tiered Response Program For Skilled Nursing Facilities
212 ~ Attachment A ~ Patient Assessment Flow Chart
212 ~ Attachment B ~ Facility Narrative
EMS PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION
300 ~ Investigation and Disciplinary Procss
300 ~ Attachment A ~ Independent Review Panel
300 ~ Attachment B ~ Investigation and Disciplinary Process for EMS Personnel Guide
EMT
320 ~ EMT Certification
320/321 ~ Attachment A ~ Application
320/321 ~ Attachment B ~ Live Scan Form
320/321 ~ Attachment C ~ DMV Form
320/321 ~ Attachment D ~ Sample DMV Letter
321 ~ EMT Recertification
321 ~ Attachment E ~ EMT Skills Verification Form
PARAMEDIC
340 ~ Paramedic Student Internship
340 ~ Attachment A ~ Student Field Internship Application
340 ~ Attachment B ~ Field Internship Completion Record
341 ~ Paramedic Accreditation
341/342 ~ Attachment A ~ Application
341 ~ Attachment B ~ Field Orientation Completion
342 ~ Paramedic Reaccreditation
342 ~ Attachment B ~ Advanced Airway Maneuver Form
343 ~ Field Training Officer Program
GUIDELINES
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