COUNTY OF SAN LUIS OBISPO HEALTH AGENCY
PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES DIVISION
Working to assure that our county’s residents and visitors receive optimal prehospital care on a daily basis and protection during public health emergencies.
Who We Are
The County of San Luis Obispo EMS Division is comprised of the EMS Agency and the Emergency Preparedness Program. As a
division of the Public Health Department, we provide system guidance and oversight through pre-hospital provider and public comment
driven policy development and a comprehensive quality improvement program. We support medical disaster preparedness through
the disaster response First Aid through public education. We ensure excellent pre-hospital personnel through training,
certification,accreditation, authorization and continuing education program review. We support the Public Health Department, in the
management and coordination of public health emergencies, such as: Natural disasters, Pandemic Flu and Bioterrorism incidents.
Ethics and Values
Dedicated to the assurance of optimal prehospital care in the County of San Luis Obispo, the Emergency Medical Services Agency
(EMS Agency) has an obligation to ensure the EMS community maintains the highest possible standards for professional medical
treatment of the public. To this end, the EMS Agency supports the need for the EMS community to demand of its representative of the
EMS community, to the emergency medical assistance provided through the course of their employment.
Recognizing the public’s expectation for professional and ethical conduct of those in the medical services field, the EMS Agency will
continue to assist the EMS community through its philosophic support of professional ethics and values. Moreover, the EMS Agency
will maintain an expectation of professional and ethical conduct of those members of the EMS community whom the EMS Agency
supports through its program coordination, including certification, training, accreditation, authorization and continuing education.
without notice and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of. The County of SLO EMS Agency is neither responsible nor liable for any viruses or other contamination of or
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Last updated 6/30/2017