Regional Guidance Documents

Several of these documents were developed in an effort to assist EMS agencies in planning. A task force made up of EMS leaders and physicians from across the EMSI Region developed a number of considerations to help guide EMS personnel in various areas of EMS operations, provider safety, and patient care.  Regional Guidance documents are to be used as a reference.

Fatigue in EMS Rick Management guidelines are listed below  01/18/2018

Prehospital Spinal Care Fast Facts have been added below

Ebola guidance documents can be found below - all relevant doucments start with the word EBOLA

The Transfer of Care Form can be located below.

For name changes, address changes, lost and/or stolen certification cards - please complete the Special Request Form (SRF1) and submit to EMSI.

If you received continuing education in New Jersey, you should complete the NJ-PA EMT Con-Ed form to receive credit for those classes.

The Trauma Patient Destination Protocol can be accessed below.

Information on obtaining a CLIA waiver can be found below.

This is the submission address for CLIA Waiver applications.

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Bureau of Laboratories

110 Pickering Way

Exton PA  19341

(610) 280-3464

Contact: Oyenike Abiola Oladipo, MS, MPH

Information on obtaining a PA vanity EMS license plate.

Listing of approved EVOC courses can be found here

Information on establishing an EpiPen program can be found below.

The Special Event EMS Plan can be found below.


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File ER dept status policy 2008.pdf04/12/13 11:54 am9.37 KB
File West Penn Allegheny Health System Application of Just Culture Principles to Prehospital Provider Discipline.pdf04/12/13 11:54 am70.91 KB
File SRF1.pdf04/12/13 3:45 pm27.04 KB
File EMS-28 NJ-PA EMT Continuing Education Documentation (2).pdf04/12/13 3:45 pm115.36 KB
File Info Bulletin_11_EMS_License plates.pdf04/12/13 3:46 pm98.09 KB
File epipen.pdf04/15/13 10:18 am219.43 KB
File SPECIAL EVENT EMS PLAN2004.pdf04/15/13 2:30 pm115.08 KB
File EMSIB 2014-002 Transfer of Care.pdf06/19/14 9:00 am61.97 KB
File EBOLA FAQs_100114_0.pdf10/20/14 8:55 am389.04 KB
File EBOLA ppe-poster (1)_0.pdf10/20/14 8:55 am1.58 MB
File EBOLA screening-criteria for EMS_0.pdf10/20/14 8:55 am352.78 KB
File EBOLA-ems-checklist-ebola-preparedness_0.pdf10/20/14 8:56 am114.98 KB
File EBOLA QA for PSAP 120114.pdf12/04/14 8:59 am340.1 KB
File ChildLine.pdf03/19/15 10:54 am12.89 KB
File Ambulance Driver (Operator) Best Practices Report.pdf04/15/15 1:46 pm1.29 MB
File Ambulance Patient Compartment Human Factors Design Guidebook.pdf04/15/15 1:46 pm1.41 MB
File Prehosp Spinal Care Fast Facts_June 2015.pdf06/15/15 3:30 pm255.42 KB
File Resource_List.pdf05/25/16 10:06 am52.05 KB
File In State Clinical Lab Permit App.pdf07/13/17 9:20 am462.43 KB
File Fatigue Guidelines Infographic Jan 2018.pdf01/18/18 9:44 am1.18 MB
File Provider Wellness Hotlines.pdf06/28/19 2:23 pm336.33 KB
File EMS_CARE_TRANSFER_FORM_v_4-22-14%20(2)_201407171321468920.pdf08/21/19 3:50 pm205.48 KB